hunting crop

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Noun1.hunting crop - a short whip with a thong at the end and a handle for opening gateshunting crop - a short whip with a thong at the end and a handle for opening gates
whip - an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping
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For one reason; Farag, the kennel huntsman, in khaki and puttees, would obey nothing under the rank of an Excellency, and the hounds would obey no one but Farag; for another, the best way of estimating crop returns and revenue was by riding straight to hounds; for a third, though Judges down the river issued signed and sealed land-titles to all lawful owners, yet public opinion along the river never held any such title valid till it had been confirmed, according to precedent, by the Governor's hunting crop in the hunting field, above the wilfully neglected earth.
Our party is complete," said Holmes, buttoning up his pea-jacket and taking his heavy hunting crop from the rack.
The light flashed upon the barrel of a revolver, but Holmes' hunting crop came down on the man's wrist, and the pistol clinked upon the stone floor.