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bullwhacker

[boo l-hwak-er, -wak-] /ˈbʊlˌʰwæk ər, -ˌwæk-/
noun, Western U.S.
1.
(especially in the early 19th century) the driver of a team of oxen.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; bull1 + whacker
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