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n. - A person who owns or operates a farm of any size usually devoted to the raising of one particular specialty

Usage examples (32)
  • I called rancher and told him R was home and water was off.
  • A cattle owner was a "stockman" in pre-Spanish times; later "rancher," based on the Spanish word ranchero, became more popular.
  • She called the rancher with detailed directions to Toodles and suggested they come as soon as possible to make sure he had been reunited.
  • When near at hand he saw that the rancher was a thrifty farmer. for more
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