pigging string

  1. (in rodeo calf roping) a short length of rope used to bind a calf's legs after it is lassoed.

Origin of pigging string

1925–30, Americanism; apparently pig1 + -ing1
  • Also piggin' string [pig-in]. /ˈpɪg ɪn/.

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