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dockmackie

[ dok-mak-ee ]
/ ˈdɒkˌmæk i /
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noun
a North American shrub, Viburnum acerifolium, of the honeysuckle family, having long stemmed clusters of white flowers and ovoid, almost black berries.
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Origin of dockmackie

1810–20, Americanism;<New York Dutch, perhaps < a Mahican word (with a reflex of Proto-Algonquian *-a·xkw tree) + Dutch -je diminutive suffix
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