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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts; Valuable tough heavy hardwood from certain types of trees.

Usage examples (33)
  • If hickory is too strong for your taste, mix it with some oak.
  • And almost on denim hickory is favored for similar properties.
  • His shirt was of the kind called hickory, and his leggins were of red woollen stuff.
  • And there in the hickory was another crow with the same bright, flashing thing in his beak. for more
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