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hardtack


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hard-tack  \Hard"-tack`\,  n. 
  A  name  given  by  soldiers  and  sailors  to  a  kind  of  hard 
  biscuit  or  sea  bread. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hardtack 
  n  1:  very  hard  unsalted  biscuit  or  bread;  a  former  ship's  staple 
  [syn:  {pilot  biscuit},  {pilot  bread},  {sea  biscuit},  {ship 
  biscuit}] 
  2:  a  mountain  mahogany 




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