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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hipe  \Hipe\,  n.  Also  Hype  \Hype\  .  [Etym.  uncertain.] 
  (Wrestling) 
  A  throw  in  which  the  wrestler  lifts  his  opponent  from  the 
  ground,  swings  him  to  one  side  knocks  up  his  nearer  thigh 
  from  the  back  with  the  knee,  and  throws  him  on  his  back 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hype 
  n  :  blatant  or  sensational  promotion  [syn:  {ballyhoo},  {hoopla}, 
  {plug}] 




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