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quickhatch

[ kwik-hach ]
/ ˈkwɪkˌhætʃ /
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noun
a wolverine.
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Origin of quickhatch

First recorded in 1675–85; earlier quiquahatch from unattested East Cree kwi˙hkwaha˙če˙w (cognate with Cree kwi˙hkwaha˙ke˙w, Ojibwe kwi˙nkwaʔa˙ke˙); cf. carcajou, kinkajou
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