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  • n. A rawhide strap, e.g. as used to hold together Red River carts.

Etymologies

From Cree ᐲᓵᑲᓈᐱᕀ (pîsâkanâpiy, "rawhide thong, rope") or a related word. (Wiktionary)

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  • The Blues Brothers didn't sing the theme from Shaganappi.

    January 6, 2010

  • a thread, cord, or thong of rawhide.

    January 6, 2010