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a. The herding together of cattle for inspection, branding, or shipping.
b. The cattle so herded.
c. The workers and horses employed in such herding.
2. A gathering up, as of people under suspicion by the police.
3. A summary: a news roundup.
1. (Agriculture) US the act of gathering together livestock, esp cattle, so that they may be branded, counted, or sold
2. any similar act of collecting or bringing together
3. a collection of suspects or criminals by the police, esp in a raid
a. the driving together of cattle, horses, etc., for branding, shipping to market, or the like.
b. the people who do this.
c. the herd so collected.
2. the gathering together of scattered items or people: a police roundup of suspects.
3. a summary of facts, figures, or information: a sports roundup.
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|Noun||1.||roundup - the activity of gathering livestock together so that they can be counted or branded or sold|
ranching - farming for the raising of livestock (particularly cattle)
|2.||roundup - a summary list; as in e.g. "a news roundup"|
|3.||roundup - the systematic gathering up of suspects by the police; "a mass roundup of suspects"|