Sentence Examples


  • The kernel is sound enough though the husk is a poor thing.
  • Groats or grits are the whole kernel from which the husk is removed.
  • The leaves and husk of the fruit are resinous and astringent, and are sometimes used medicinally as well as for dyeing purposes.
  • The Garton artificial fertilization experiments have shown endless deviations from the ordinary type, ranging from minute seeds with a closely adhering husk to big berries almost as large as sloes and about as worthless.
  • Rice in the husk is known as " paddy."