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    hull - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hull

    Definition
    (noun) dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut Definition
    (noun) persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry Definition
    (noun) United States naval officer who commanded the `Constitution' during the War of 1812 and won a series of brilliant victories against the British (1773-1843)
    Synonyms : isaac hull
    Definition
    (noun) United States diplomat who did the groundwork for creating the United Nations (1871-1955)
    Synonyms : cordell hull
    Definition
    (noun) a large fishing port in northeastern England
    Synonyms : kingston-upon hull
    Definition
    (noun) the frame or body of ship Definition
    (verb) remove the hulls from
    Example Sentence
    • hull the berries
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hull

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HULL ==> SKULL .Hard outer covering

hull sounds like dull. wen we wash away or remove the paint then the walls become dull which means HULL!

hull sounds like bull - Bull is regarded as a hard , tough ,uncomplimentary animal but in reality bull(our GRE lovin bull) is like a hull (outer cover of a seed, fruit)i.e hard in looks, but is soft at heart (soft inside)

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