reim

Reim

Reim\ (r?m), n. [D. riem, akin to G riemen; CF. Gr. ???? a towing line.] A strip of oxhide, deprived of hair, and rendered pliable, -- used for twisting into ropes, etc. [South Africa] --Simmonds.
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