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  • n. A long whip formerly used as an instrument of punishment in the East.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A long whip, such as is used in the East in the infliction of punishment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A long whip: specifically, the whip used in the East for inflicting corporal punishment.

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