last roundup

last roundup

n. death. (Western.) To everyone’s surprise, he clutched the wound and faced the last roundup with a smile.
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503, which bans the slaughter of horses for human consumption (see "The Last Roundup," cover story, May/June 2006).
Like Woodstock - or Altamont - 1997's last roundup burns on in the memories of those who lived it; overwhelmed event staff struggled to keep up with nearly 2,000 participants and more than 50 tons of chemical wastes.
So this was it, the final flourish, the last roundup for Celtic's King of Kings, and it didn't matter that Seville had come as opposition on a night that, in the beginning and again at the end, was like Last Night at the Proms, Christmas, and Hogmanay all rolled in to one.
This looks a lot like the last roundup of the ermine,'' he said.
However, there have been fewer introductions in this size range since PLASTIC'S TECHNOLOGY'S last roundup of two-platen designs in April '96 (p.
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212), who has mellowed - somewhat ("The Last Roundup," p.
This summer may be the last roundup for Rock'n Rodeo, the rowdy Eugene bar that has a chronic problem with drunken, belligerent and violent customers.
Organizers said the last roundup program appealed to families, and there again will be special activities for children.
Rubenking added, "For comparison, we included Cloudmark SpamNet in the testing process for this review because it tested so well in the last roundup.
The Cable Channel will air "The Last Roundup," a special retrospective tribute to past Western Shows at this year's 2003 farewell event.