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  • n. Alternative spelling of haulm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as haulm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The stem or stalk of grain of any kind, and of peas, beans, hops, etc.
  • n. Straw; the dry stalks of corn, etc., in general.
  • n. In England, especially, a kind of grass, Ammophila arundinacea or Psamma arenaria. Also called maram, matweed, and stare. See Ammophila.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. stems of beans and peas and potatoes and grasses collectively as used for thatching and bedding

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