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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds; Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

Usage examples (38)
  • Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel.
  • husk corn
  • The 'peas' are not oval, but the husk is -- sorta.
  • In an oven heated at 350, cook corn in husk for 25 minutes. for more
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