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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haulm, halmnoun

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


  1. haulmnoun

    (collectively) The stems of various cultivated plants, left after harvesting the crop to be used as animal litter or for thatching

  2. haulmnoun

    An individual plant stem.

  3. Etymology: From halm, from healm.


  1. haulm

    A stem is one of two main structural axes of a vascular plant, the other being the root. It supports leaves, flowers and fruits, transports water and dissolved substances between the roots and the shoots in the xylem and phloem, stores nutrients, and produces new living tissue. The stem can also be called halm or haulm.


  1. haulm

    Haulm is a term used in agriculture referring to the green foliage, stems, or stalks of plants, especially potatoes and other root crops, that are left above ground after the crop has been harvested.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Haulmnoun

    the denuded stems or stalks of such crops as buckwheat and the cereal grains, beans, etc.; straw

  2. Haulmnoun

    a part of a harness; a hame

  3. Etymology: [OE. halm, AS. healm; akin to D., G., Dan., & Sw. halm, Icel. hlmr, L. calamus reed, cane, stalk, Gr. kalamo`s. Cf. Excel, Culminate, Culm, Shawm, Calamus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Haulm

    See Halm.

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  1. Lahmu

  2. Laḫmu

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haulm in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haulm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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