hattock

noun
hat·​tock | \ ˈ(h)atə̇k \
plural -s

Definition of hattock

1 obsolete : a small hat
2 dialectal, England
a : a grain shock with the top protected by sheaves leaned slantingly against it heads down
b : one of the two protecting sheaves

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“Hattock.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hattock. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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