corn

Part of speech: verb

To preserve in salt or in brine.

Part of speech: noun

The edible seeds of cereal plants; in England, wheat, barley, rye, and oats collectively; in America, maize, or Indian corn.

Part of speech: noun

A horny thickening of the cuticle, common on the feet.

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Usage examples "corn":

  1. Here he found much corn, and captured many prisoners and much cattle. - "Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4)", Plutarch.
  2. We're going to have roast ears of corn to- night! - "Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue in the Big Woods", Laura Lee Hope.
  3. I'll put a branch or two over them and a corn- sack over that. - "The Dew of Their Youth", S. R. Crockett.