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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hulk /ˈhʌlk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hulk n.
 1. The body of a ship or decked vessel of any kind; esp., the body of an old vessel laid by as unfit for service. “Some well-timbered hulk.”
 2. A heavy ship of clumsy build.
 3. Anything bulky or unwieldly.
 Shear hulk, an old ship fitted with an apparatus to fix or take out the masts of a ship.
 The hulks, old or dismasted ships, formerly used as prisons. [Eng.] --Dickens.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hulk v. t.  To take out the entrails of; to disembowel; as, to hulk a hare. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a very large person; impressive in size or qualities [syn: giant,
            heavyweight, whale]
      2: a ship that has been wrecked and abandoned
      v : appear very large or occupy a commanding position; "The huge
          sculpture predominates over the fountain"; "Large shadows
          loomed on the canyon wall" [syn: loom, tower, predominate]