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TUP RUNNING
A rural sport practised at wakes and fairs in Derbyshire; a ram, whose tail is well soaped and greased, is turned out to the multitude; any one that can take him by the tail, and hold him fast, is to have him for his own.

The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue.

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