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dehusk

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

de- +‎ husk

VerbEdit

dehusk (third-person singular simple present dehusks, present participle dehusking, simple past and past participle dehusked)

  1. (transitive) To remove the husk from.
    Wheat dehusked upon the floor. — Drant.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.