hog-backed

adjective
variants: or hogback \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of hog-backed

: having an arched back or prominence a hog-backed island in the channel

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First Known Use of hog-backed

1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Hog-backed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hog-backed. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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