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  • n. A hiccup.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hiccup.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. frontier marshal whose adventures have become legendary (1837-1876)

Etymologies

From a reduplicated variant of hic, hick ("to hiccup"), formed as a quasi-diminutive as though equivalent to hick +‎ -ock. (Wiktionary)

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