1793, in the meaning defined above
earlier hakmantak, probably from Western Abenaki (Algonquian language of New Hampshire and Vermont)
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“Hackmatack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hackmatack. Accessed 18 May. 2022.
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