There are 2 translations of husk in Spanish:

husk1

Pronunciation: /hʌsk/

n

  • (of wheat, rice) cáscara (f), cascarilla (f), cascabillo (m); (of maize) chala (f) or (Esp) farfolla (f)
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    • In the fall, plants produce and discard gorgeous seeds, seed pods, husks, and pinecones.
    • She uses real leaves, seeds, husks and pods, building on their natural form and texture and drenching them in colour.
    • Here, however, there was nothing; no birds flying overhead, no rodents, no chewed branches or seed husks, no droppings of any kind.

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Word of the day lámpara
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lamp …
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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

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vt

  • [wheat/rice] descascarillar, descascarar; [maize] quitarle la chala or (Esp) farfolla a
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    • Much of the work of the household is gender-specific, with women working longer hours than men and responsible for the hard work of hauling water and firewood and husking the rice.
    • Women are responsible for much heavy work - hauling water for the household and, in the absence of rice mills, pounding the rice in big mortars of hollowed out logs to husk it.
    • One day while I was husking maize, after my daily devotion, my father's mother came and sat by me.

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Word of the day lámpara
f
lamp …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.