husk

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Noun[change]

Singular
husk

Plural
husks

  1. (countable) A husk is the dry exterior of some vegetables or fruits.
    A coconut has a very thick husk.

Verb[change]

Plain form
husk

Third-person singular
husks

Past tense
husked

Past participle
husked

Present participle
husking

  1. (transitive) If you husk something, you remove the husks from it.