ranch


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ranch \Ranch\ (r[a^]nch), v. t. [Written also raunch.] [Cf.
   Wrench.]
   To wrench; to tear; to sprain; to injure by violent straining
   or contortion. [R.] --Dryden. "Hasting to raunch the arrow
   out." --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ranch \Ranch\, n. [See Rancho.]
   A tract of land used for grazing and the rearing of horses,
   cattle, or sheep. See Rancho, 2. [Western U. S.]
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