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[trans-hyoo-muhns or, often, yoo-, tranz-]


the seasonal migration of livestock, and the people who tend them, between lowlands and adjacent mountains. UnabridgedBased on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Random House, Inc. 2019


the seasonal migration of livestock to suitable grazing grounds

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C20: from French, from transhumer to change one's pastures, from Spanish trashumar, from Latin trans- + humus ground

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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