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rawhide

[′rȯ‚hīd]
(materials)
Untanned animal hide that has been dried or treated with a preservative.

Rawhide

 

a type of untanned leather, in which the fibers are divided by means of various chemical, fermentative, or mechanical treatments and are maintained in that state by the introduction of greases. According to the type of raw material, a distinction is made between cowhide, pigskin, and so on. Because of its great flexibility, it is used to manufacture harness and saddle articles and various industrial products, such as drive belts and laces. In this connection, rawhide is classified as belting, conveyor, or lace rawhide.

Rawhide

series depicting cowboys as cattle-punchers along the Santa Fe trail. [TV: Terrace, II, 235]
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Meanwhile, a number of tannery owners went to Posta, the rawhide trade hub of Dhaka, on Saturday morning to buy rawhides following the previous announcement, but they could not buy rawhides as the merchants refused to sell those to them.
Rawhide trade failed to start on the scheduled date, Saturday, as the merchants ceased selling hides to tanners until arrears are paid off.
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To stabilise the market the government then lifted the bar on export of rawhide to ensure reasonable prices.
Rawhides and skin of sacrificial animals are selling much bellow the government fixed rates across the country.
"We have taken highest security arrangement along the border areas to prevent rawhide smuggling out of the country as per directives of the government," a BGB official told the news agency.
After the tanneries were shifted from Hazaribagh to Savar, the main collection points of rawhides on Eid are Science Laboratory, Lalbagh's Posta, Nababpur and Raysaheb Bazar.