transhumance

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EtymologyEdit

From French transhumance, ultimately from Latin trāns (across, beyond) + humus (ground).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trænzˈhjuːməns/

NounEdit

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transhumance (plural transhumances)

  1. the moving of cattle or other grazing animals to new pastures, often quite distant, according to the change in season

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transhumance f (plural transhumances)

  1. transhumance
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