noun Chiefly Canadian.
thongs, straps, or lacings made of rawhide.
Origin of shaganappi
1735–45; < Swampy Cree (dial. of Cree spoken in Manitoba and Ontario) pi·ša·kana·piy (compare Cree pi·ša·kan leather, -a·piy string)
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