cowhide

Definitions of cowhide
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n the hide of a cow

Type of:
fell, hide
the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)

n leather made from the hide of a cow

Synonyms:
cowskin
Type of:
leather
an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning

n a heavy flexible whip braided from leather made from the hide of a cow

Type of:
whip
an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping

v flog with a cowhide

Type of:
flog, lash, lather, slash, strap, trounce, welt, whip
beat severely with a whip or rod

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