from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See hardtack.

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  • n. hardtack

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. hard biscuit prepared for use on shipboard; -- called also ship bread. See Hardtack.

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

  • n. very hard unsalted biscuit or bread; a former ship's staple


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