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n. pl. whip·pers-in (wĭp′ərz-, hwĭp′-)
1. Sports A person who assists the huntsman in handling a pack of hounds in foxhunting.
2. The whip in a legislative body.
n, pl whippers-in
(Hunting) a person employed to assist the huntsman managing the hounds in a hunt