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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

corn•husk•ingˈkɔrnˌhʌs kɪŋ(n.)

  1. the removing of the husks from corn.

  2. Ref: husking bee.

Origin of cornhusking:

1780–90, Amer.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. cornhusker(noun)

    a worker who husks corn

  2. Nebraskan, Cornhusker(noun)

    a native or resident of Nebraska


  1. Cornhusker(Noun)

    Nickname of a resident or native of the U.S. state of Nebraska.

  2. Cornhusker(Noun)

    Name of a number of sports teams in the U.S. state of Nebraska.

  3. cornhusker(Noun)

    A person or device that removes husks from corn.

  4. cornhusker(Noun)

    A person who is a native or resident of the U.S. state of Nebraska.


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