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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds v. - Remove the seed coverings from; Remove from the shell.

Usage examples (34)
  • shuck corn
  • shuck oysters
  • The regular price for a "shuck" bottom was fifty cents.
  • Philetus was left to "shuck" and bring home a load of the fruit. for more
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