- (in the Pacific Northwest) thong, thread, or lacings made of rawhide, gut, or sinew, especially for making snowshoes.
Origin of babiche
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Historical Examples of babiche
He smiled to himself; and I said, 'Where've you been, Babiche?Romany of the Snows
To the dog's collar he then fastened a ten-foot rope of babiche.
Sandy was squatted six feet from him, holding the end of the babiche, and grinning.
Sandy had taken the precaution of bringing a thick club along with the babiche.
For a brief interval Sandy allowed the babiche to fall slack.
- Canadian thongs or lacings of rawhide