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rick1 / rik/ • n. a stack of hay, corn, straw, or similar material, esp. one built into a regular shape and thatched. ∎  a pile of firewood somewhat smaller than a cord. ∎  a set of shelving for storing barrels. • v. [tr.] form into rick or ricks; stack: the nine cords of good spruce wood ricked up in the back yard. rick2 • n. a slight sprain or strain, esp. in a person's neck or back. • v. [tr.] strain (one's neck or back) slightly.

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Rick

a heap or pile; a stack of hay, corn, peas, etc., especially one built and thatched. See also mow.

Examples : rick of bricks, 1703; of coal, 1881; of corn, 1382; of grain; of peas; of snow, 1886; of straw, 1589; of wheat, 1557; hayrick, 1895.

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rick1 stack of hay, etc. OE. hrēac = MDu. rooc, roke (Du. rook), ON. hraukr, of unkn. orig.

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rick2 sprain, wrench XVIII; var. of WRICK.

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rickartic, brick, chick, click, crick, dick, flick, hand-pick, hic, hick, kick, lick, mick, miskick, nick, pic, pick, prick, quick, rick, shtick, sic, sick, slick, snick, spic, stick, thick, tic, tick, trick, Vic, wick •alcaic, algebraic, Aramaic, archaic, choleraic, Cyrenaic, deltaic, formulaic, Hebraic, Judaic, Mishnaic, Mithraic, mosaic, Pharisaic, prosaic, Ptolemaic, Romaic, spondaic, stanzaic, trochaic •logorrhoeic (US logorrheic), mythopoeic, onomatopoeic •echoic, heroic, Mesozoic, Palaeozoic (US Paleozoic), Stoic •Bewick •disyllabic, monosyllabic, polysyllabic, syllabic •choriambic, dithyrambic, iambic •alembic •amoebic (US amebic) •aerobic, agoraphobic, claustrophobic, homophobic, hydrophobic, phobic, technophobic, xenophobic •cherubic, cubic, pubic •Arabic, Mozarabic •acerbic • apparatchik • dabchick •peachick

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