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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See corn1.

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  • n. A variety of maize in which the kernels are variously coloured, rather than being all of the same colour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A cereal plant of the genus Zea (Zea Mays), also simply called corn, used widely as a food; the maize, a native plant of America

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears: widely cultivated in America in many varieties; the principal cereal in Mexico and Central and South America since pre-Columbian times

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