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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HAWK'ING, ppr. Catching wild birds by hawks.
1. Making an effort to discharge phlegm.
2. Offering for sale in the street by outcry.
HAWK'ING, n. The exercise of taking wild fowls by means of hawks.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: English theoretical physicist (born in 1942) [syn: Hawking, Stephen Hawking, Stephen William Hawking]
2: the act of selling goods for a living [syn: vending, peddling, hawking, vendition]

Merriam Webster's

biographical name Stephen William 1942- British physicist

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Hawk Hawk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Hawked; p. pr. & vb. n. Hawking.] 1. To catch, or attempt to catch, birds by means of hawks trained for the purpose, and let loose on the prey; to practice falconry. A falconer Henry is, when Emma hawks. --Prior. 2. To make an attack while on the wing; to soar and strike like a hawk; -- generally with at; as, to hawk at flies. --Dryden. A falcon, towering in her pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawked at and killed. --Shak.

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