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husk

noun [C] uk   us   /hʌsk/
the dry outer covering of some seeds
Translations of “husk”
in Vietnamese vỏ khô, trấu…
in Spanish cáscara (cereales), vaina (judías, por ej.)…
in Thai แกลบ, เปลือก…
in Malaysian sekam…
in French enveloppe…
in German die Hülse, die Schale…
in Chinese (Traditional) (種子或果實的)外殼…
in Indonesian kulit…
in Chinese (Simplified) (种子或果实的)外壳…
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