from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who husks (as one who removes the husks, leaves, from ears of corn).
  • n. A fan or supporter of the Nebraska Cornhuskers, the sports teams of the University of Nebraska.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who husks; especially, one who husks corn; one who takes part in a husking-bee.
  • n. A tool or machine for removing the husks from maize.
  • n. Among oystermen, an oysteropener; a shucker.
  • n. plural In ornithology, the Deglubitores, the third order of birds in Macgillivray's system. See Deglubitores.
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