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Hull

n.1.The outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of a kernel; the husk.
2.(Naut.) The frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging.
Hull down
said of a ship so distant that her hull is concealed by the convexity of the sea.
v. t.1.To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn.
[imp. & p. p. Hulled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Hulling.]
2.To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball.
v. i.1.To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.
Noun1.hull - dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut
2.hull - persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry
3.Hull - United States naval officer who commanded the `Constitution' during the War of 1812 and won a series of brilliant victories against the British (1773-1843)
Synonyms: Isaac Hull
4.Hull - United States diplomat who did the groundwork for creating the United Nations (1871-1955)
Synonyms: Cordell Hull
5.Hull - a large fishing port in northeastern England
6.hull - the frame or body of ship
Verb1.hull - remove the hulls from; "hull the berries"
argosy, bark, boat, body, boll, bottom, bran, bucket, burr, capsule, case, chaff, cod, corn shuck, cornhusk, craft, follicle, frame, framework, hooker, hulk, husk, jacket, keel, legume, legumen, leviathan, packet, palea, pease cod, peel, pericarp, pod, rind, seed pod, seed vessel, seedbox, seedcase, shell, ship, shuck, silique, skeleton, skin, slough, structure, tub, vessel, watercraft
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