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1. The husking of corn.
2. A social gathering for husking corn. Also called husking bee.

corn′husk′er n.


(Agriculture) US a person or machine that strips cornhusks from ears of maize
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cornhusker - a worker who husks corn
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
2.Cornhusker - a native or resident of Nebraska
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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Despite this, the Cornhusker State gets little mention in trophy bowhunting circles today.
A recent Cornhusker NAMA meeting focused on the strategy behind developing mobile apps and how to make the most of the apps that are available.
You remember the glory years," said Tom Krings, a Cornhusker fan from Fullerton, Neb.
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ISCO Industries, one of the nation's largest distributors and suppliers of polyethylene (HDPE) piping products, has a new stocking distribution site at 7701 Cornhusker Highway, Lincoln, NB.
Local Nebraska newspaper the Grand Island Independent recently reported that Cornhusker Honda has donated a 2005 Honda Civic hybrid vehicle to the Crane Meadows Nature Center for use at its Platte River Valley Bird Observatory.
According to CH Energy, the Cornhusker Energy Lexington plant, which is currently classified as a pilot facility, will be expanded to produce 40 million gallons per year and is expected to begin commercial operations in the fourth quarter of 2005.
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From a wire-service article, datelined Knoxville, Tennessee, on Collegiate Memorials, a Macon, Georgia, company that sells caskets adorned with the colors and logos of forty colleges: "In the six months since it began marketing funeral merchandise, company president Scott Walston said the Cornhusker and Vol casket models are the top sellers.