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Lash

(lash),
Abraham Fae, 20th-century U.S. obstetrician-gynecologist. See: Lash operation.

lash

(lash),
An eyelash.

lash

the horsehair or thin leather tag attached to the end of a stockwhip and which is responsible for the pistol shot-like report produced by the gun whip crackers.
References in classic literature ?
It is the word of Ivan that thou shalt be lashed till thou diest if thou dost not speak.
There were the two horses straining and struggling with all their might to drag the cart out, but they could not move it; the sweat streamed from their legs and flanks, their sides heaved, and every muscle was strained, while the man, fiercely pulling at the head of the fore horse, swore and lashed most brutally.
The eyes brooded on Cocky, and the entire body was still save for the long tail, which lashed from one side to the other and back again in an abrupt, angry, but monotonous manner.