Definition of Corn. Meaning of Corn. Synonyms of Corn

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Definition of Corn

Corn
Corn Corn (k[^o]rn), n. [L. cornu horn: cf. F. corne horn, hornlike excrescence. See Horn.] A thickening of the epidermis at some point, esp. on the toes, by friction or pressure. It is usually painful and troublesome. Welcome, gentlemen! Ladies that have their toes Unplagued with corns, will have a bout with you. --Shak. Note: The substance of a corn usually resembles horn, but where moisture is present, as between the toes, it is white and sodden, and is called a soft corn.
Corn
Corn Corn, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Corned (k?rnd); p. pr. & vb. n. Corning.] 1. To preserve and season with salt in grains; to sprinkle with salt; to cure by salting; now, specifically, to salt slightly in brine or otherwise; as, to corn beef; to corn a tongue. 2. To form into small grains; to granulate; as, to corn gunpowder. 3. To feed with corn or (in Sctland) oats; as, to corn horses. --Jamieson. 4. To render intoxicated; as, ale strong enough to corn one. [Colloq.] Corning house, a house or place where powder is corned or granulated.

Meaning of Corn from wikipedia

- for corn ethanol, animal feed and other maize products, such as corn starch and corn syrup. The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod...
- California Corning, Indiana Corning, Iowa Corning, Kansas Corning, Michigan Corning, Minnesota Corning, Missouri Corning (city), New York Corning (town),...
- of these. The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn. Corn was first domesticated about 10...
- Sweet corn (Zea mays convar. saccharata var. rugosa; also called sugar corn and pole corn) is a vegetable with a high sugar content. Sweet corn is the...
- Corn nuts, also known as toasted corn, corn bits[citation needed] or quicos, are a snack food made of roasted or deep-fried corn kernels. In parts of South...
- France Corn, Oklahoma, United States Corn (surname), and persons with the name Corn (color) Corn (emulator), a software emulator for video games Corn (film)...
- The corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus) is a North American species of rat snake that subdues its small prey by constriction. It is found throughout the...
- the squirrel corn, is a flowering plant from eastern North America with oddly shaped white flowers and finely divided leaves. Squirrel corn has small yellow...
- Genetically modified maize (corn) is a genetically modified crop. Specific maize strains have been genetically engineered to express agriculturally-desirable...
- Cornhole or Corn Hole may also refer to: Cornhole (slang), a vulgarism for **** or anal **** Corn Hole, a named spring at Hot Springs National Park "Corn Holes"...
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