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hick·o·ry

hickory

 
pronunciation:
hI k ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: hickories
definition 1: a tree of the walnut family, found mostly in North America. The hickory has nuts that can be eaten and wood that is hard and useful.
definition 2: the wood of a hickory tree, or a rod made of this wood for use as a walking stick or whip.
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