killick

[kil-ik]
Also kil·lock [kil-ik, -uh k] /ˈkɪl ɪk, -ək/..

Origin of killick

First recorded in 1620–30; origin uncertain
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killick

killock (ˈkɪlək)

noun
  1. nautical a small anchor, esp one made of a heavy stone

Word Origin for killick

C17: of unknown origin
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