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Noun: husk  húsk
  1. Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
    - chaff, shuck [N. Amer], stalk, straw, stubble
     
  2. Outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds
Verb: husk  húsk
  1. Remove the husks from
    "husk corn";
    - shell

Derived forms: husking, husked, husks

Type of: case, plant material, plant substance, remove, sheath, take, take away, withdraw

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