Pronunciation: (kulch), [key]
1. the stones, old shells, etc., forming an oyster bed and furnishing points of attachment for the spawn of oysters.
2. the spawn of oysters.
3. Also,sculch. Eastern New Eng.rubbish; refuse.
to prepare (an oyster bed) with culch. Also,cultch.
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