[hawk-kahy-daw; English ho-kahy-doh] /ˈhɔk kaɪˈdɔ; English hɒˈkaɪ doʊ/
a large island in N Japan. 30,303 sq. mi. (78,485 sq. km).
the second largest and northernmost of the four main islands of Japan, separated from Honshu by the Tsugaru Strait and from the island of Sakhalin, Russia, by La Pérouse Strait: constitutes an autonomous administrative division. Capital: Sapporo. Pop: 5 670 000 (2002 est). Area: 78 508 sq km (30 312 sq miles)
[haw-koo, hok-oo] /ˈhɔ ku, ˈhɒk u/ noun, plural hokku. Prosody. 1. the opening verse of a linked verse series. 2. . /ˈhɒkuː/ noun (pl) -ku 1. (prosody) another word for haiku
/həʊkəˈnuːiː/ noun 1. (NZ, obsolete) illicit whisky
[hoh-kuh m] /ˈhoʊ kəm/ noun 1. out-and-out nonsense; bunkum. 2. elements of low comedy introduced into a play, novel, etc., for the laughs they may bring. 3. sentimental matter of an elementary or stereotyped kind introduced into a play or the like. 4. false or irrelevant material introduced into a speech, essay, etc., in order […]
noun Any narcotic (1930+ Narcotics)