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kil·lick

also kil·lock  (kĭl′ĭk)
n.
A small anchor, especially one made of a stone in a wooden frame.

[Origin unknown.]

killick

(ˈkɪlɪk) or

killock

n
(Nautical Terms) nautical a small anchor, esp one made of a heavy stone
[C17: of unknown origin]
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Ben Harman, 21, George Jeffrey, George Walder - who threw the first punch - James Neves, all 23, Kurt Killick, 18, and Liam Neylon, 19, were given custodial sentences between 28 and 50 months.
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