Part of speech:
The dry, rough, or useless outside covering of anything
(Botany) A dehiscent fruit of a leguminous plant such as the pea, splitting along two sides.
To throw away; reject.
To crash-land (an aircraft) on water.
To discard (something) as useless or a burden
To strip or cut away the skin, rind, or bark from; pare.
To be removable:
To diffuse or radiate; send forth or impart:
To remove the leaves from the stalks of (tobacco, for example).
To let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example.
To transfer to another's control.
To empty (material) out of a container or vehicle:
(Informal) To throw away as worthless or get rid of by selling as junk; discard; scrap
To discard or abandon as useless; cancel:
To tap or pat gently, esp. under the chin, as a playful or affectionate gesture
The husks of wheat or other grain separated in threshing or winnowing
A slender or elongated support or structure, as one that holds up an organ or another body part.
The least valuable bit; a jot:
The short stumps of grain, corn, etc., collectively, left standing after harvesting
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