holding paddock


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holding paddock

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(Agriculture) Austral and NZ a paddock in which cattle or sheep are kept temporarily, as before shearing, etc
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Noun1.holding paddock - a pen where livestock is temporarily confined
pen - an enclosure for confining livestock
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Nowhere, apart from the track, holding paddock and pit lane are off limits.
There is a holding paddock by the barns and gated access to a large field of some 8.