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Stockwhip

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A weekly free-thought newspaper established by John Edward Kelly (1840–96) in February 1875, ran until September 1876, when a court case forced Kelly to cease publication. Purchased by H....

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Stockwhip

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A weekly free-thought newspaper established by John Edward Kelly (1840–96) in February 1875, ran until September 1876, when a court case forced Kelly to cease publication. Purchased by H....

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Stockwhip

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 185 words.

a weekly free-thought newspaper established by John Edward Kelly (1840–96) in February 1875, ran until September 1876

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stockwhip

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

(also Australian) • noun a long whip used for controlling stock. • verb use a stockwhip on (an animal

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cracker

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 179 words.

1 The tip of a stockwhip 1876 Rolf Boldrewood A Colonial Reformer (1891) 224: Pipes were lit, stockwhips greased and

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cracker<sup>2</sup>

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 36 words.

noun (also Australian) a strip of plaited flax, horsehair, etc. attached to the tip of a stockwhip to make

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