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cow chip

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cow chip a piece of dried bovine dung
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Usage

In literature:

He was seven years old; he had to pick up chips, tend the cows, and do small jobs around the house; he wore no clothing except a shirt.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
As a child his first job was to cut wood for the stove, pick up chips, and to drive the cows to and from the pasture.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume IV, Georgia Narratives, Part 1" by Work Projects Administration
If we had ep-p-zu-dit we used different things to make tea out of, such as shucks, cow chips, hog hoofs, cow hoofs.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
My job was picking up chips and keeping the calves and cows separate so that the calves wouldn't suck the cows dry.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
Dey even had dried cow, lak what dey calls chipped beef now.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
A tablespoonful poured on a cow-chip and rolled down a dog hole will asphyxiate the entire family.
"Bat Wing Bowles" by Dane Coolidge
For ourselves, we built a fire of cow-chips and made out a supper on bacon and flapjacks.
"The Indians' Last Fight" by Dennis Collins
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In news:

Drought causes cow chip shortage.
In this Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012 photo, Terry Slotty, one of the organizers of the Wisconsin State Cow Chip throw, stands over this year's chips in Sauk City, Wis.
Drought Blamed for Cow Chip Shortage.
The drought is causing an unusual problem for one southern Wisconsin festival -- a shortage of cow chip s.
Drought takes toll on Cow Chip Throw and Festival.
Wisconsin State Cow Chip Throw in Prairie du Sac, WI.
Once used by early settlers as fuel for cooking and heating the home, cow chip s serve a loftier purpose in this two-day event, which attracts over 40,000 people annually.
File photo Tossing the cow chips was a popular sport at the first County Fair honoring Sun City volunteers.
Once used by early settlers as fuel for cooking and heating the home, cow chips serve a loftier purpose in this two-day event, which attracts over 40,000 people annually.
Aliso Niguel High School students are selling 'deeds' to squares at Crown Valley Community Park that will be used in a game of Cow Chip Bingo as a fundraiser for school music programs.
Buy bingo squares before the cow chips fall.
The 38th annual Wisconsin State Cow Chip Throw is in jeopardy this year.
And you know what cow chips are right.
Throwing cow chips, guessing the weight of pigs and winning door prizes might not be how you typically decide to spend a Tuesday night.
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In science:

Theorem 6 If ۱ ൌ ൣܿ௜௝ ൧ is a COW matrix with ݊ columns (users) and ݉ rows (chips), Theorem 6 provides an upper-bound for the over-loading factor for a COW matrix.
A Class of Errorless Codes for Over-loaded Synchronous Wireless and Optical CDMA Systems
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