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verb (used with object)
  1. to free from or as if from a husk.
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Origin of unhusk

First recorded in 1590–1600; un-2 + husk
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Examples from the Web for unhusk

Historical Examples

  • This Tanna must be parched in a Pan, and then is beaten in a Mortar to unhusk it.

    An Historical Relation Of The Island Ceylon In The East Indies

    Robert Knox