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whoop

Med the convulsive crowing sound made during a paroxysm of whooping cough
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I heard the whoop again; it was behind me yet, but in a different place; it kept coming, and kept changing its place, and I kept answering, till by and by it was in front of me again, and I knowed the current had swung the canoe's head down-stream, and I was all right if that was Jim and not some other raftsman hollering.
Well, I seemed to be in the open river again by and by, but I couldn't hear no sign of a whoop nowheres.
En didn't you whoop, en didn't I whoop, tell we got mix' up in de islands en one un us got los' en t'other one was jis' as good as los', 'kase he didn' know whah he wuz?
Next, for about a half an hour, I whoops now and then; at last I hears the answer a long ways off, and tries to follow it, but I couldn't do it, and directly I judged I'd got into a nest of towheads, for I had little dim glimpses of them on both sides of me -- sometimes just a narrow channel between, and some that I couldn't see I knowed was there because I'd hear the wash of the current against the old dead brush and trash that hung over the banks.
The whoops was warnings that would come to us every now and then, and if we didn't try hard to make out to understand them they'd just take us into bad luck, 'stead of keep- ing us out of it.
He said: "Let me tell you something, even if it goes the distance, (Floyd) is going to whoop his ass.
Whoop Wireless LLC, a manufacturer of in-building mobile reception systems, has launched Whoop's 10-4 Small Cell Interface Head--end (10-4 SCI), the company said.
MiCTA has named Whoop Wireless as an approved national vendor for Distributed Antenna System (DAS) Services available to all MiCTA members across the United States.