Huller

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Huller One who, or that which, hulls; especially, an agricultural machine for removing the hulls from grain; a hulling machine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n huller One who or that which hulls; specifically, a hulling-machine; a hulling-mill or huller-gin.
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Usage

In literature:

I despise the vulgar SNEARS that are daily hullered aginst that Igsolted Pottentat.
"Burlesques" by William Makepeace Thackeray
There are clover hullers, bean and pea threshers, ensilage cutters, manure spreaders, and dozens of others.
"The Age of Invention" by Holland Thompson
Strawberries must be stemmed after they are washed, and for this purpose a strawberry huller should be utilized.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
The seed is frequently threshed with the ordinary threshing machine, but in many instances it is also threshed with a clover huller.
"Clovers and How to Grow Them" by Thomas Shaw
I guess they couldn't tell a Jersey from a short-horn, nor a header from a clover-huller.
"The Adventures of Uncle Jeremiah and Family at the Great Fair" by Charles McCellan Stevens (AKA 'Quondam')
Little Giant walnut huller.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
The threshing may be done with a flail, with pea-hullers, or with a grain-threshing machine.
"Agriculture for Beginners" by Charles William Burkett
HULLER, August, Shoeneck, about 1775.
"The Violin" by George Hart
Frequently the growers of large acreages say that it is cheaper to run them all through the huller.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Second Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
This seed is then put through a huller which takes off the outside hull or thick skin.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
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In news:

Huller's Black Forest near Columbiana Centre is a perfect place to celebrate Oktoberfest, with traditional German dishes, desserts, and of course, beers.
Huller 's Black Forest.
Huller 's Black Forest near Columbiana Centre is a perfect place to celebrate Oktoberfest, with traditional German dishes, desserts, and of course, beers.
Because of the generosity and the cooperation of many hullers and processors we were able to send 8,250 pounds and 7,000 pounds to our troops the past two years.
Cross Huller Ex-Cell-O Lamb Please visit: MAG Powertrain .
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