husking :

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  • n  the removal of covering
  • v  remove the husks from

  • In 1932 Clarence Bockes of Conrad, Iowa established a world's record by husking 2,698 lb.
  • There are metal detectors at the Liberty Bell; Denver canceled its New Year's Eve celebrations; Ohio called off a corn-husking festival.
  • He was husking in his own State and in a familiar stand of corn.
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  • Perk up your ears: It's corn season
    Corn on the cob is one of summer's sweetest treats, especially in South Jersey. The ears are ready for the husking at area farmers markets.
    July 2, 2013 - Courier-Post

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