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paddock

1
1. (in horse racing) the enclosure in which horses are paraded and mounted before a race, together with the accompanying rooms
2. (in motor racing) an area near the pits where cars are worked on before races
3. Austral and NZ a playing field

paddock

2
Archaic or dialect a frog or toad

paddock

A small field near a house or barn in which animals, usually horses, are enclosed.
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She was walking by his side now towards the quieter end of the paddock.
But it appeared that as the paddock had not been used during the winter, the hurdles made in the autumn for it were broken.
He plunged into the swimming tank or went hunting with the Judge's sons; he escorted Mollie and Alice, the Judge's daughters, on long twilight or early morning rambles; on wintry nights he lay at the Judge's feet before the roaring library fire; he carried the Judge's grandsons on his back, or rolled them in the grass, and guarded their footsteps through wild adventures down to the fountain in the stable yard, and even beyond, where the paddocks were, and the berry patches.
These newly released properties at The Paddock offer potential homebuyers the luxurious lifestyle they have always dreamed of in a highly sought after area at a price of PS305,000.
Christopher Paddock, 50, claimed to police that he did it to give them confidence in their own bodies.
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The initiative was recommended in the Strategic Marketing Group's report published in May, which claimed decreasing periods of inactivity in the paddock and on the track by reducing the intervals between off times would create more excitement.
Jean (Castor) Paddock of Shrewsbury; her four brothers: Terry, Timothy, Paul and William Paddock; her two sisters: Ginger Iagallo and Patricia Wood; her three grandchildren: Jazmin, Joshua and Jacob Dupuis; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Lindsay and Craig Preston, who put up the play equipment in their paddock at the rear of their house three years ago, now have just 21 days to dismantle the structure.
LOCK manufacturer Paddock Holdings has agreed a deal to be taken over by a Swedish rival.
In Goat's paddock is a Jellagong tree which provides delicious-looking leaves for him.
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