Hordock
Hordock Hor"dock`, n. An unidentified plant mentioned by Shakespeare, perhaps equivalent to burdock. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • hordock — /hörˈdok/ noun A variant reading for ↑hardoke …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hardock — Har dock (h[aum]r d[o^]k), n. [Obs.] See {Hordock}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hardoke — /härˈdok/ (Shakespeare) noun A word found in the folio edition of King Lear, perhaps meaning burdock (cf ↑hordock) ORIGIN: Prob OE hār hoary, and ↑dock3 …   Useful english dictionary

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