culch

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Noun[edit]

culch (uncountable)

  1. The rocks, crushed shells, and other sea detritus that create an oyster bed, where oyster spawn can attach themselves.
  2. (figuratively) The accumulation of small household items of little value. (New England expression.)

Verb[edit]

culch (third-person singular simple present culches, present participle culching, simple past and past participle culched)

  1. To prepare an oyster bed with such (culch) attachments.