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corral someone or something

Fig. to herd someone or something into a corral or other enclosed space. It took the cowboys two hours to corral the mustangs. The nursery school teacher herded the kids off the playground and corraled them in the classroom.

corral dust

n. nonsense, lies, and exaggeration. (A euphemism for bullshit.) The way Judy handles the corral dust, she must be running for political office.
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His curly white face is stained green from the corral panels' paint.
By donating more than 282,000 meals to veterans, Golden Corral helped DAV raise more than $507,000 in contributions.
That's because franchisees have a relationship with Golden Corral that is like that of partners who share in and contribute to each other's success.
There's a shower - with hot water - for Summer, a tidy tack room for equipment and a small waterfall in the corral.
Facing eviction because they have 19 horses in a corral zoned for 16, they are seeking larger quarters, Dodge said.
Adopters must have a corral at least 20 feet by 20 feet, with 6-foot wood or pipe fences, and a stock trailer for hauling away any animal 1 year old or older.
Then, using the STM again to sense electron behavior inside the corral, they detected "local densities," which appear as waves, at the very intervals predicted by quantum mechanics -- specifically, the Schrodinger equation for a particle in a hard-wall enclosure.
Cleaning a corral really builds character, they joke.
All of the nearly 500 Golden Corral Buffet and Grill Restaurants nationwide participated in Military Appreciation Monday, which kicked off with one restaurant owned by Golden Corral Franchisee Hu Odom in Virginia Beach, Va.
When franchisees sign the franchise agreement, what they get in return is the Golden Corral Operating System," says Kress Muenzmay, executive vice president of operations.
SolidWorks gives McCue the tools to design bumpers, Beans, and corrals that are safe, functional, dependable, and fun.
Walking toward a series of horse corrals built on the acreage that fronts their Victorian home, Weiner - who came to the sanctuary as a volunteer four years ago and never left - and Laks-Callahan shared a laugh when asked if a crew of workers helped build the corrals and barn.
Now, researchers have worked out a way of predicting with great accuracy the standing-wave patterns produced by electron waves bouncing around inside enclosed structures, or quantum corrals, of particular shapes.
Maier, President and CEO of Frisch's said, "The success we have had with our first five Golden Corrals in the Cincinnati market made our decision to seek additional territory for development an easy one.
None of the 1,000 mares and stallions the BLM corrals yearly along the deserts and mountains of California have had intimate human contact.