switch cane.


switch cane.
See under cane (def. 5).
[1835-45, Amer.]

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  • switch — /swɪtʃ / (say swich) noun 1. a slender, flexible shoot, rod, etc., used especially in whipping, beating, etc. 2. the act of switching; a stroke, lash, or whisking movement. 3. a slender growing shoot, as of a plant. 4. a separate bunch or tress… …   Australian English dictionary

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