hulled

adjective
\ ˈhəld How to pronounce hulled (audio) \

Definition of hulled

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1a : having the hull or husk removed hulled pumpkin seeds/ lentils/strawberries — see also hulled corn
b of a cereal grain : having the hull or glume tightly adhered to the seed hulled wheats such as emmer or spelt
2 of a ship or boat : having a hull of a specified kind used in combination twin-hulled catamaransa steel-hulled warship

hulled

Definition of hulled (Entry 2 of 2)

past tense and past participle of hull entry 2

First Known Use of hulled

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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The first known use of hulled was in the 14th century

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“Hulled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hulled. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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