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habitant2 a farmer of French descent living in Canada or Louisiana.
habitat the natural environment of a plant or animal. [2 definitions]
Habitat for Humanity a non-profit worldwide housing organization founded in 1976 that recruits volunteers to build houses purchased through interest-free loans by the needy.
habitation the act or process of inhabiting. [2 definitions]
habit-forming tending to become habitual or addictive, as a drug.
habitual in accordance with habit; customary. [3 definitions]
habituate to make accustomed to.
habitude customary condition or practice.
habitué one who frequents a place, esp. of social gathering or entertainment.
hacienda in Spanish-speaking countries, a large estate used as a farm or ranch, or the estate owner's house.
hack1 to chop or cut up or off with repeated heavy blows. [12 definitions]
hack2 one who surrenders professional or artistic integrity or commitment in return for monetary reward. [10 definitions]
hackamore a simple bitless bridle of rope or rawhide with a reinforced noseband and single rope rein which together exert controlling pressure on the nose of a horse, used esp. for training.
hackberry a type of elm tree that bears small, edible, cherrylike fruit. [2 definitions]
hacker a computer user who is able to penetrate carefully protected computer networks, such as those of a government. [2 definitions]
hackie (informal) a taxi driver.
hackle one of the long, thin feathers on the neck or lower back of certain birds, such as the rooster. [3 definitions]
hackmatack a tamarack. [2 definitions]
hackney a horse suited for ordinary riding or driving. [4 definitions]
hackneyed made trite or commonplace by overuse, as an expression or phrase.
hacksaw a saw used to cut metal, with a tough, fine-toothed, short blade fixed in a frame.