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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to put horseshoes on)
a. to shoe
El ganadero preparó las herraduras para herrar a los caballos.The farmer prepared the horseshoes to shoe the horses.
2. (to mark with iron)
a. to brand
El ganado sufre mucho cuando le hierran con un hierro candente.Cattle suffer a lot when they are branded with hot irons.
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transitive verb
1 (Agr) [+caballo] to shoe; [+ganado] to brand
2 (Técnica) to bind with iron; trim with ironwork
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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