hickory hickory  /ˈhɪ kə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) valuable tough heavy hardwood from various hickory trees
  2. (n) American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts

Usage(s):

  1. In his father's English parsonage and at strict Westminster School, Christopher Windley Lonsdale "was brought up to respect a hickory stick.
  2. In 2006 a town in Connecticut felled three hickory trees more than 60 feet high after a resident learned that the trees leaning over her property produced nuts and complained that .
  3. Wearing overalls and a blue hickory shirt over a yellow one, Lead Belly sang in Manhattan last week for University of Texas alumni.

News

  1. MLGW working on power outage in Hickory Hill

    MLGW says it is working on a power outage in Hickory Hill. According to the utility, 2,070 customers are affected.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 13 Memphis

  2. Plaintiff Belwith Products, LLC, And Its Divisions Keeler And Hickory Hardware, Announce A Legal Settlement With LA-Z ...

    GRANDVILLE, Mich., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Plaintiff Belwith Products, LLC, and its divisions Keeler and Hickory Hardware, Announce a legal settlement with Defendants HAMMARY FURNITURE COMPANY ("HAMMARY"), ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Hickory Tech To Present At Sidoti Micro-Cap Conference ; Webcast At 9:20 AM ET

    Hickory Tech To Present At Sidoti Micro-Cap Conference ; Webcast At 9:20 AM ET
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

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Quotes

  1. "We are delighted with the support of both state and local officials to bring this large employment opportunity to Hickory," said Joseph J. Sanders, Covation vice president for community affairs. "We look forward to being an active member of...
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Sanders Source: Hickory Daily Record

  2. Asked how good his brother is, Johnson said, "We're going to find out. He's been running at Hickory (NC) in the late model stock division there. He won seven or eight races last year, which is great. He had a chance to run a couple (NASCAR) truck...
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I just want to race," Mayfield said. "I'll be at Bristol on Friday to appear on Trackside Live on SPEED Channel and make an announcement about my Cup career. Then, I'm heading over to Hickory Motor Speedway to have some fun and, hopefully,...
    on Aug 23, 2006 By: Jeremy Mayfield Source: SportingNews.com

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