hackmatack

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noun hack·ma·tack \ˈhak-mə-ˌtak\

Definition of hackmatack

Origin and Etymology of hackmatack

earlier hakmantak, probably from Western Abenaki (Algonquian language of New Hampshire and Vermont)


First Known Use: 1792

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