pricket

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noun prick·et \ˈpri-kət\

Definition of pricket

  1. 1a :  a spike on which a candle is stuckb :  a candlestick with such a point

  2. 2 :  a buck in the second year of life

Origin and Etymology of pricket

Middle English priket, from prikke


First Known Use: 14th century

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