Definition of Hommock

1. n. A small eminence of a conical form, of land or of ice; a knoll; a hillock. See Hummock.



Definition of Hommock

1. Noun. (alternative form of hummock) ¹

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Definition of Hommock

1. a ridge in an ice field [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hommock

hominization
hominizations
hominize
hominized
hominizes
hominizing
hominoid
hominoids
hominum
hominy
hominy grits
homish
hommage
homme
hommes
hommock (current term)
hommocks
hommocky
hommos
hommoses
hommus
homo milk
homo oeconomicus
homo politicus
homoaconitate hydratase
homoalanine
homoallyl
homoallylamine
homoallylamines

Literary usage of Hommock

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1. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1858)
"hommock Manor, the coutry-seat of BM Whitlock, Esq., is situated in West Farms Township, on the East river, or Sound, about 3 miles from Harlem. ..."

2. Biography and History of the Indians of North America: From Its First Discovery by Samuel Gardner Drake (1851)
"On the 17th, about noon, a large purty of the enemy was discovered hy the main body, encamped near a hommock. Col. Bradford, with the 1st regiment of ..."

3. The Book of the Indians: Or, Biography and History of the Indians of North by Samuel Gardner Drake (1841)
"Although the Indians were surprised, they made good their retreat to the hommock, and waited die approach of the troops, who, when dismounting, received the ..."

4. History of the Early Discovery of America and Landing of the Pilgrims: With by Samuel Gardner Drake (1854)
"On the 17th, about noon, a large party of the enemy was discovered by the main body, encamped near a hommock. Col. Bradford, with the 1st regiment of ..."

5. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"All of a hommock,' uneven, lumpy : metaph. from ' hommock' or ' hummock,' a little hill. Glouc., N'hamp. hommocks [om-uks], sb. ..."

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