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a. The dry outer covering of a fruit, seed, or nut; a husk.
b. The persistent calyx of a fruit, such as a strawberry, that is usually green and easily detached.
a. Nautical The frame or body of a ship, exclusive of masts, engines, or superstructure.
b. The main body of various other large vehicles, such as a tank, airship, or flying boat.
3. The outer casing of a rocket, guided missile, or spaceship.
tr.v. hulled, hull·ing, hulls
To remove the hulls of (fruit or seeds).

[Middle English hol, husk, from Old English hulu; see kel- in Indo-European roots.]

hull′er n.


 (hŭl) also King·ston-up·on-Hull (kĭng′stən-ə-pŏn-hŭl′, -pôn-)
A city of northeast-central England on the northern shore of the Humber estuary at the influx of the Hull River. Chartered in 1299, the city has been a major seaport since the late 1700s.
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These machines are the cassava digger and cassava belt drier, pectin extraction system for mango peels, village-level coco water pasteurizer, compact corn mill, impeller-type brown rice huller, root crop washer and mechanical onion seeder.
Weighing 98 kilograms, the brown rice huller can process the same weight of brown rice in an hour.
Among the technologies locally invented by the PHilMech are corn shelling machines, rice huller machines, rice moisture content meter, pectin extractor machine, far infra red dryer, village level coco water pasteurizer and compact corn miller.
The dried rice was subjected to husk removal using a Satake Rice Huller (Model THO35A), yielding brown rice.
He's developed a non-electric dust sweeper, a hand-cranked rice huller, a solar cooker, a non-electric shaver, and he even built an electricity-free vegetable warehouse for a Japanese monastery.
on the floor of the room with the rice huller in it.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Reflectance meter, Rice huller, Rice Polisher (with timer), Rice Sheller, Sampling probes, Seed / Grain Divider - Boehner Type, Sieve Shaker, Mini wheat milling machinery, Solvent extractor, Test Sieves (Round Brass), Tintometer, Vernier calliper, Versatile dhal mill,
The DAF-ARMM has distributed more than P100 million worth of farm equipment, including hand tractors, rice hullers and mechanized corn shellers, seeds and fertilizers, to Maguindanaon farmers since 2012 to complement the provincial government's agricultural thrusts.