Definitions for whipcordˈʰwɪpˌkɔrd, ˈwɪp-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a cotton, woolen, or worsted fabric with a steep, diagonally ribbed surface.
a strong, hard-twisted cord of hemp or catgut.
Origin of whipcord:
closely twisted hard cord used for the lashes of whips
a strong worsted or cotton fabric with a diagonal rib
A hard, twisted cord used for making whiplashes.
A type of catgut.
A strong worsted fabric, with a diagonal rib.
a kind of hard-twisted or braided cord, sometimes used for making whiplashes