shuck-bottom

adjective
variants: or shuck-bottomed \ ˈ⸗¦⸗⸗ \

Definition of shuck-bottom

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having a seat of interwoven maize husks a shuck-bottomed chair

shuck bottom

noun

Definition of shuck bottom (Entry 2 of 2)

: a shuck-bottom chair

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History and Etymology for shuck-bottom

Adjective

shuck-bottom from shuck entry 2 + bottom, noun; shuck-bottomed from shuck entry 2 + bottomed (past participle of bottom, verb)

Noun

shuck entry 2 + bottom, noun

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“Shuck-bottom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shuck-bottom. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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