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1. A worsted fabric with a distinct diagonal rib.
2. A strong twisted or braided cord sometimes used in making whiplashes.
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1. (Textiles) a strong worsted or cotton fabric with a diagonally ribbed surface
2. (Textiles) a closely twisted hard cord used for the lashes of whips, etc
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1. a cotton, woolen, or worsted fabric with a steep, diagonally ribbed surface.
2. a strong, hard-twisted cord of hemp or catgut.
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|Noun||1.||whipcord - closely twisted hard cord used for the lashes of whips|
cord - a line made of twisted fibers or threads; "the bundle was tied with a cord"
|2.||whipcord - a strong worsted or cotton fabric with a diagonal rib|
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whipcord[ˈwɪpkɔːd] N → tralla f
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