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kip


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kip  \Kip\,  n. 
  The  hide  of  a  young  or  small  beef  creature,  or  leather  made 
  from  it  kipskin. 
 
  {Kip  leather.}  See  {Kipskin}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kip  \Kip\,  n.  [Cf.  G.  kippe.] 
  1.  A  sharp-pointed  hill;  a  projecting  point,  as  on  a  hill. 
  [Scot.] 
 
  2.  (Gymnastics)  A  method  or  feat  of  raising  the  body  when 
  hanging  or  swinging  by  the  arms,  as  for  the  purpose  of 
  mounting  upon  the  horizontal  bar.  The  legs  are  swung 
  forward  and  upward  by  bending  the  hips,  then  suddenly  down 
  again  which  gives  the  upward  impulse  to  the  body. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  kip 
  n  :  the  basic  unit  of  money  in  Laos 
  v  :  be  asleep  [syn:  {sleep},  {slumber},  {log  Z's},  {catch  some 
  Z's}]  [ant:  {wake}] 




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