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culm

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noun \ˈkəlm\

Definition of culm

  1. :  refuse coal screenings :  slack



Origin of culm

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


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culm

noun

Definition of culm

  1. :  a monocotyledonous stem (as of a grass or sedge)



Origin of culm

Latin culmus stalk — more at haulm


First Known Use: circa 1657


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