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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.
For an instant the thing hesitated, and then it grumbled "Yes." 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.
I am two Mowglis, but the hide of Shere Khan is under my feet.
And then I shall go to the Shivering Sand--don't be afraid of my letting my footmarks betray me!--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.
Summary: California [USA], Sept 3 (ANI): After Instagram, Facebook is reportedly testing a feature that hides like counts on posts.
If tanneries have greater supplies than capacities, it is because they overbought the cheap stock,' he said while referring to a press report about hides going to waste in Kasur.
As rains continue to lash different parts of Pakistan, the hide collectors have inadequate storage capacity, technology and skills that can be used to save hides and skins from damage.
NAWABSHAH -- Home Department Sindh issued the code of conduct here on Friday in which only registered parties, organizations, welfare Institutions and religious madrassas could collect hides of sacrificial animals during Eid-ul-Azha.
MULTAN -- District administration imposed ban on collection of sacrificial animals hides without permission of authorities during Eid days.
The Government of Sindh Home Department has issued code of conduct for collection of sacrificial skins / hides on Eidul Azha 1440 Hijri.