hackmatack

noun
hack·​ma·​tack | \ ˈhak-mə-ˌtak How to pronounce hackmatack (audio) \

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First Known Use of hackmatack

1793, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hackmatack

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 27 Feb. 2020.

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