whipstock

noun
whip·​stock | \ ˈ(h)wip-ˌstäk How to pronounce whipstock (audio) \

Definition of whipstock

: the handle of a whip

First Known Use of whipstock

circa 1530, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of whipstock was circa 1530

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“Whipstock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whipstock. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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