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babiche

Saltos de línea: ba|biche
Pronunciación: /bəˈbiːʃ
 
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Definición de babiche en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Raw hide, typically formed into strips, as used by North American Indians for making fastenings and animal snares.
Example sentences
  • The Koosees' teachings - on everything from selecting the right birch or tamarack tree for the snowshoe frame to weaving the moose hide ‘babiche’ used for the webbing - will be used by the cultural center to produce an instructional book.
  • There are solid wooden shoes that were used in emergencies when no babiche was available for webbing, but the historical record and oral tradition agree that these were a second class alternative.
  • His chest was massive, and over it the muscles rolled like babiche cord when he moved.

Origen

early 19th century: from Canadian French, from Micmac a:papi:č.

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