shuck

Definitions of shuck
  1. noun
    material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
    synonyms: chaff, husk, stalk, straw, stubble
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    types:
    bran
    broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
    type of:
    plant material, plant substance
    material derived from plants
  2. verb
    remove from the shell
    shuck oysters”
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    type of:
    remove, take, take away, withdraw
    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
  3. verb
    remove the shucks from
    shuck corn”
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    type of:
    remove, take, take away, withdraw
    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
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