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hardtack (ˈhɑːdˌtæk Pronunciation for hardtack

Definitions

noun

  1. a kind of hard saltless biscuit, formerly eaten esp by sailors as a staple aboard ship Also called: pilot biscuit, ship's biscuit, sea biscuit

Example Sentences Including 'hardtack'

Delicacies like Dutch rusk, German zwieback and British hardtack also form a part of the menu.
India Today (1999)

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