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hides

n. drums. (see also skins.) They say his hides are worth about 4,000 clams.
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His eyes wandered past the weird figure before him; they played about the walls of the apartment as though hoping to draw inspiration from the dead skulls and the hides and the wings, and then they came back to the face of the Wieroo god, now working in anger.
At the same instant Bradley saw two hides upon the wall directly back of the dais separate and a face appear in the opening.
This then is the secret of both life and death," he whispered, and at the same instant he grasped the Wieroo by the right wrist and with his own right hand swung the extra blade in a sudden vicious blow against the creature's neck before the thing could give even a single cry of alarm; then without waiting an instant Bradley leaped past the dead god and vanished behind the hides that had hidden the girl.
They were in a small room where lay a litter of rubbish--torn bits of cloth, old hides, pieces of fiber rope.
She cured the hides of the animals he killed and made them soft by much pounding.
and hide the nightgown down in the sand, where no living creature can find it without being first let into the secret by myself.
So Umslopogaas took the grey wolf's hide and bound it on with thongs of leather, and its teeth gleamed upon his head, and he took a spear in his hand.
Then he dragged the dead body into the bushes, and took off the horse's hide and put it upon himself.
I'd really like my students to take on this project, but would need to scale up the instructions so we could tan 28 hides total.
LAHORE -- Lack of awareness, hot weather and energy shortage damage around 25 percent hides of sacrificial animals every year on Eidul Azha, causing an estimated loss of about Rs 1.
According to Livestock and Dairy Development Department of Punjab government, last year, a large number of hides became useless due to heat and because salt was not properly applied on them.
The Management hopes that people will donate animal hides to SKMCH and RC this year as well so that the mission to treat poor cancer patients could go on.
Karachi: The provincial government of Sindh on Tuesday issued a code of conduct to collect hides of sacrificial animals, an annual feature that generates billions of rupees in revenue for the collectors.
This map of 100 disguises or "hides" hides 50 hiders.
Rawalpindi, Oct 26 ( ANI ): In a blatant violation of government law, banned outfits in Pakistan, including Hafiz Saeed's Jamaatud Dawa (JuD), have openly installed banners across the city seeking sacrificial animal hides despite a ban on collection of animal hides.