hull

  1. dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut
  2. persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry
  3. 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)
  4. United States diplomat who did the groundwork for creating the United Nations (1871-1955)
  5. a large fishing port......

    HULL

    The main body of a vessel

    Hull

    the floating part of the dinghy

    Hull

    To remove the leafy and stem parts off fruits such as strawberries.
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    hull

    [n] - dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut 2. [n] - persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry 3. [n] - 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) 4. [n] - United States diplomat who di...
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    Hull

    A series of straight lines connecting the CVs of a NURBS surface. Image-Based Lighting A technique in which a photographic reference image is used as an environment map to control the surface illumination of a 3D object, in order to create subtle real-world lighting effects.
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    Hull

    The main body of a boat.
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    Hull

    The body of a boat
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    Hull

    (i) The main structural and flotation body of a flying-boat or boat amphibian.
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    Hull

    Hull noun [ Middle English hul , hol , shell, husk, Anglo-Saxon hulu ; akin to German hülle covering, husk, case, hüllen to cover, Goth. huljan to cover, Anglo-Saxon helan to hele, conceal. √17. See Hele , transitiv...
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    Hull

    Hull transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Hulled ; present participle & verbal noun Hulling .] 1. To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn. 2. To pierce the...
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    Hull

    Hull intransitive verb To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails. [ Obsolete] Shak. Milton.
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    hull

    1. The outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of a kernel; the husk. ... 2. The frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging. Hull down, said of a ship so distant that her hull is concealed by the convexity of the sea. ... Origin: OE. Hul, hol, shell, husk, AS. Hulu; akin to G. ...
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    hull

    noun the frame or body of ship
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    Hull

    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)
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    Hull

    • (v. t.) To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball. • (v. t.) The frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging. • (v. i.) To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails. • (v. t.) The outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of...
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    hull

    (from the article `ship`) Most ships on the Atlantic were still wooden-hulled, so that the newer side-lever steam engines were too powerful for the bottoms in which they were ... The shape of a ship hull is determined by many competing influences. For ease of construction, it should be a rectangular box; for adequate ... The simplest...
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    Hull

    city, seat of Outaouais region, southwestern Quebec province, Canada. It lies on the north bank of the Ottawa River, opposite Ottawa, Ont. ...
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    Hull

    (also Husk) To remove the leafy parts of soft fruits, such as strawberries or blackberries.
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    Hull

    The USS Hull was an American Farragut Class destroyer of 1395 tons displacement launched in 1934. The USS Hull was powered by four Yarrow oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots and a range of 9600 km. She was armed with five 5 inch dual-purpose guns; four machine-guns and eight 21 inch torpedo tubes arranged in two quadruple arrang...
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    Hull

    The shell and framework of the basic flotation-oriented part of a ship
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    Hull

    The main body of a vessel.
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    Hull

    Hull, city (1991 pop. 60,707), SW Que., Canada, at the confluence of the Ottawa and Gatineau rivers, opposite Ottawa; inc. 1875. Hull has a hydroelectric power station. There are paper, pulp, textile, steel, and lumber mills, iron foundries, and cement and meatpacking plants. Hull is a center for se...
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    Hull

    Hull, officially Kingston upon Hull,city (1991 pop. 310,636), NE England, on the north shore of the Humber estuary at the influx of the small Hull River. Its port is one of the chief outlets for the surrounding area, which is also accessible by rail. Imports include oilseed, wood, foodstuffs, wool, ...
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    Hull

    Type: Term Pronunciation: hŭl Definitions: 1. Edgar, 20th-century U.S. cardiologist.
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