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Definition of 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.
  3. To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn.
  4. To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball.
  5. To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.
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Hull Translations

hull in Dutch is scheepsromp, bodem, romp, casco
hull in French is fuselage
hull in Italian is torso
hull in Norwegian is skalle, belg, skrog, rense
hull in Swedish is skrov, skida, skal