buffalo chip

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Synonyms for buffalo chip

a piece of dried bovine dung

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Before, during and for a short time after the big hunt, everyone living or traveling on the Great Plains burned buffalo chips for heat and cooking.
A pair of motorcyclists pause at a field of more than 2,000 US flags honoring the military dead from Iraq and Afghanistan, at the 440-acre Buffalo Chip campground, near Sturgis, South Dakota, during the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
It's about freedom, adventure and character- if you love America, you'll love this show- and teaming with Rod Woodruff and The Legendary Buffalo Chip instantly makes The Great Ride a top shelf production."
Linda Crew's boots-on-the-ground approach yields authentic descriptions of the mundane (bugs scrambling in panic as a buffalo chip is ripped from the ``whitened out grass beneath it''), which ground the more dramatic, imagined events.
Baldy bullets are fabricated the old fashioned way (minus the buffalo chip campfire of course), each one is professionally hand cast and sorted for accuracy producing consistency.
Sturgis Bike Week has become legendary in the motorcycle community and many infamous places have sprung up over the years including the legendary Buffalo Chip Campground.
If buffalo chips have really hit the fan, it's also comforting to know help is on the way, plus you can speak directly with those coming to your aid!
There were seven men to do the building, two boys to guard our stock, and 13 women and children to gather wood and buffalo chips for the fires of the nights to come and kindling against a time of snow.
Say what you need to say and let the buffalo chips fall where they may, proud Lion.
"Buffalo chips" were collected at all the camps in large sacks, and made excellent fuel.
* On the use of buffalo chips for fire--it was easier than wood to collect and while the smoke was not good for cooking it would drive the mosquitoes away; buffalo chips put out half the heat of wood as the ash clings and does not fall away; cooked meat has "a very disagreeable taste of the dung".
Some of them were willing to show me even how to make the natural pigments with buffalo chips in fire and clay."
Numerous buffalo chips, rubbed trees, and big dust wallows verified that numerous animals had been there.