corn syrup

noun
syrup prepared from corn.

Origin:
1900–05, Americanism

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corn syrup
 
n
syrup prepared from maize

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Example sentences
Made with cane sugar and not high-fructose corn syrup, the imported soda is
  good to go.
Give each group of students one of the following in a large bowl: chocolate
  syrup, corn syrup or vegetable oil, and one feather.
Misguided government policy caused the food industry to switch to high fructose
  corn syrup in the first place.
It tastes as clear as it looks, with no smoky tones or the cloying,
  mouth-coating feel of high-fructose corn syrup.
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