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whip

noun [C] (STRAP)   /hwɪp, wɪp/
a piece of leather or rope fastened to a stick , used to train and control animals or, esp . in the past, to hit people : The trainer cracked his whip, and the lions sat in a circle .
(Definition of whip noun (STRAP) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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