rattan cane


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Noun1.rattan cane - the stem of various climbing palms of the genus Calamus and related genera used to make wickerwork and furniture and canes
cane - a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane
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He wore second-hand kid gloves, in good repair, and carried a small rattan cane with a curved handle--a female leg--of ivory.
Sand swished, and under my cap brim appeared a polished rattan cane, gleaming oxblood Oxford shoes, dark tan slacks with a perfect "break" over the smooth toecaps.
Half-vested still, I stepped out on the porch, And there he stood and worked a rattan cane Beneath his thumb compulsively .
The knowledgeable explained it to be a kind of cane found all along the southern part of Indian Ocean, the Rattan Cane.
Murders are rare, gun crime is nearly non-existent and drug possession of any kind is a serious offence leading to jail time and sometimes lashings with a rattan cane.
Anwar, who had repeated denied the accusation, could have faced up to 20 years in prison and whipping with a rattan cane accorsing to the country's rules had he been found guilty of the crime.
The government said this first-ever corporal punishment of women was more to shame than to injure - the flesh-lifting rattan cane used, having been condemned by Amnesty International.
Muslims caught by religious authorities are usually let off with a warning or fine but offenders can be jailed three years and given six strokes of a rattan cane on top of a RM5,000 ($1,430) fine.
An Islamic court ordered that Kartika Sari Dewi Shukarno, 32, be beaten with a rattan cane after she was caught in a raid on a hotel night club in eastern Pahang state last year.
She was sentenced to six lashes with a rattan cane and has chosen not to appeal the sentence.
The rattan cane is harvested when the thorny leaf-sheaths begin to fall away, revealing the mature cane underneath.
Every time Siddique breaks the law send him to Singapore for six lashes of the Rattan cane.