silking machine

noun

Definition of silking machine

: a machine for removing the silk from the ears of fresh sweet corn being processed

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History and Etymology for silking machine

from gerund of silk entry 3

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“Silking machine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silking%20machine. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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