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lariat:

see lassolasso
, light, strong rope, usually with a smooth, hard finish, made of a fine quality of hemp or nylon. It is used primarily for catching large animals such as cattle and horses.
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In criticizing the editorial and suggesting future censorship of similar editorials, the Baylor administration discouraged the Lariat student journalists from challenging common wisdom and taking a controversial position for the betterment of aggrieved people who are in the minority--ideal traits of editorialists that educators should praise instead of pummel.
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