raw hide

rawhide

[raw-hahyd]
noun
1.
untanned skin of cattle or other animals.
2.
a rope or whip made of rawhide.
verb (used with object), rawhided, rawhiding.
3.
to whip with a rawhide.

Origin:
1650–60; raw + hide2

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rawhide (ˈrɔːˌhaɪd)
 
n
1.  untanned hide
2.  a whip or rope made of strips cut from such a hide

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