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Whiplash

Whip´lash`
n.1.The lash of a whip, - usually made of thongs of leather, or of cords, braided or twisted.
2.a sudden change of direction, resembling the motion of the tip of a whip when it is cracked.
3.a stinging psychological effect reminiscent of being stung by a whip.
4.a whiplash injury.
Noun1.whiplash - an injury to the neck (the cervical vertebrae) resulting from rapid acceleration or deceleration (as in an automobile accident)
Synonyms: whiplash injury
2.whiplash - a quick blow with a whip
Synonyms: lash, whip
belt, blacksnake, bullwhack, bullwhip, cat, cowhide, crop, flagellum, gad, gadfly, goad, horsewhip, knout, kurbash, lash, oxgoad, prick, prod, quirt, rawhide, razor strap, rowel, scourge, sjambok, spur, sting, strap, thong, whip
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whip hand
Whip ray
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whip scorpion
whip snake
whip through
whip top
whip up
Whip-poor-will
whip-round
whip-scorpion
Whip-shaped
whip-snake
Whip-tom-kelly
Whipcord
Whipgraft
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Whiplash injury
whiplike
Whipparee
whipped cream
Whipper
whipper-in
Whipperin
Whippersnapper
whippet
Whipping
whipping boy
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whipping post
whipping top
Whipple's penstemon
Whippletree
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