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hakapik

[hah-kuh-pik] /ˈhɑ kəˌpɪk/
noun
1.
an implement used in seal hunting, consisting of an iron or steel hook, sometimes with a hammer opposite, mounted on a long wooden pole.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80; < Norwegian hakepigg, equivalent to hake hook (cf. hake, hook) + pigg spike (akin to pike1)
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