Corn Belt

Corn Belt

noun
a region in the midwestern U.S., especially Iowa, Illinois, and Indiana, excellent for raising corn and cornfed livestock.

Origin:
1880–85

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corn belt

noun
the midwestern states where corn is grown; Iowa and Illinois are excellent for raising corn and corn-fed livestock 
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