a hybrid yew, Taxus media hicksii, having a columnar manner of growth.
- Hick town
noun phrase A small or rural town: any hick town in Kansas (1920+)
[hik-wawl] /ˈhɪkˌwɔl/ noun, British Dialect. 1. any of certain European woodpeckers, especially the green woodpecker.
[hik-ee] /ˈhɪk i/ adjective, hickier, hickiest. Informal. 1. (def 2). adjective Rural; mean and meager: This man is from some hicky farm in Shit Creek, Georgia (1940s+)