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cow chips

plural noun
1.
dried cow dung used especially for fuel by early settlers, explorers, etc., in the American West.
Origin of cow chips
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism
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  • For ourselves, we built a fire of cow-chips and made out a supper on bacon and flapjacks.

    The Indians' Last Fight Dennis Collins

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