bullwhip

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bull·whip

 (bo͝ol′wĭp′, -hwĭp′)
n.
A long, braided rawhide whip with a knotted end.
tr.v. bull·whipped, bull·whip·ping, bull·whips
To whip or beat with a bullwhip.

bullwhip

(ˈbʊlˌwɪp)
n
a long tapering heavy whip, esp one of plaited rawhide
vb, -whips, -whipping or -whipped
(tr) to whip with a bullwhip

bull′whip`

or bull′-whip`,



n.
a rawhide whip having a short handle and a long, plaited lash.
Also called bull-whack (ˈbʊlˌʰwæk, -ˌwæk)
[1850–55, Amer.]

bullwhip


Past participle: bullwhipped
Gerund: bullwhipping

Imperative
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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Translations

bullwhip

[ˈbʊlhwɪp] nfouet m (à longue mèche tressée)
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References in classic literature ?
Number One wished to have her for his very own; nor would it be a difficult matter, so fragile was she, to gather her up in those great, brute arms and carry her deep into the jungle far out of hearing of the bull-whip man and the cold, frowning one who was continually measuring and weighing Number One and his companions, the while he scrutinized them with those strange, glittering eyes that frightened one even more than the cruel lash of the bull whip.
This constant push, pull, and cancellation of orders leads to a bull-whip effect on suppliers that results in short shipments, late shipments and stock outs.
To avoid the bull-whip effect of increased costs in the supply chain, fixed contracts for the supply of mining chemicals between the uranium mining chemical procurer and mining chemical producer and distributor must be set.
The world's best-loved archaeologist dusts off his hat, picks up his bull-whip, and sets off on a new adventure.
But living so close to the ocean, I fell madly in love with bull-whip kelp.
THE world's most famous archaeologist dusts off his hat, picks up his bull-whip, and sets off on a new adventure.
Finally, Kevin Dooley and his colleagues Tingting Yan, Srimathy Mohan and Mohan Gopalakrishnan provide an invited, peer-reviewed paper, "Inventory Management and the Bull-whip Effect During the 2007-2009 Recession: Evidence from the Manufacturing Sector," which provides awareness into what has happened at several levels in the supply chain during this current economic cycle.
There was a real Indiana Jones mood - cue music, bull-whip and fedora - as we walked through the foothills on a snaking dirt-track.
69 metre, 16-plait bull-whip made of kangaroo hide, used by Harrison Ford as action hero Indiana Jones (Indiana Jones IV hits cinema screens this summer).
The police were called and in Grimshaw's flat in Princes Street, Rhyl, they found a bull-whip.
We also revealed Murray hung a bull-whip and club in her room and that lecturers say this sums up the college's sadistic management style.
Further, the report discusses that one of the main challenges the market faces is the seasonality in demand for semiconductors as a result of the bull-whip effect on the supply chain.