peckerwood

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peck·er·wood

noun \ˈpe-kər-ˌwd\

Definition of PECKERWOOD

often disparaging
:  a rural white Southerner

Origin of PECKERWOOD

probably inversion of woodpecker
First Known Use: 1904

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