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    • Join Date: Feb 2007
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    #1

    Thin the herds

    Hi,
    What does "to thin the herd" means?
    Thanks


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    #2

    Re: Thin the herds

    I don't know. I've certainly never heard it -- you don't mean 'cull,' do you?

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    Re: Thin the herds

    I hadn't come avross it before, but I found an example here and it seems to mean that numbers will be reduced, in this case the numbers of competitors will decline as the leader pull ahead.

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