cattle grid

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a bridge over a ditch consisting of parallel metal bars that allow pedestrians and vehicles to pass, but not cattle


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Daily tasks centered on the commonplace--making sure cattle gates weren't left open after we passed through, wrestling with the rusted locks on the silo's gate, avoiding low-water bridges after storms, what the military called "checklist discipline.
We bump along a dirt track on the west side of the Hawaiian island of Kauai, stopping frequently for Robinson to unlock and relock cattle gates.