from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Young, tender ears of sweet corn.

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  • noun corn that can be eaten as a vegetable while still young and soft
  • noun a corn plant developed in order to have young ears that are sweet and suitable for eating


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