from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Southwestern U.S. A herd of horses from which ranch hands select their mounts.
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- n. A herd of horses from which the horses to be used for a particular purpose are selected.
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- n. the herd of horses from which those to be used the next day are chosen
American Spanish, change of horses, remuda, from Spanish, exchange, from remudar, to exchange : re-, in return (from Latin; see re-) + mudar, to change (from Latin mūtāre; see mei-1 in Indo-European roots).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Spanish remuda. (Wiktionary)