Meaning of HULL in English

HULL

vt to pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball.

2. hull ·vi to toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

3. hull ·vt the frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging.

4. hull ·vt to strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn.

5. hull ·vt the outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of a kernel; the husk.

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