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husks

noun
plural of husk

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
  • corn husks
  • a high stone wall is the husk that protects the actor from prying curiosity seekers

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husks

verb
present tense third-person singular of husk

Synonyms of husks (Entry 2 of 2)

to remove the natural covering of
  • the tedious task of husking coconuts

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“Husks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/husks. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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