Corn-stalk

cornstalk

[kawrn-stawk]
noun
the stalk or stem of corn, especially Indian corn.

Origin:
1635–45, Americanism; corn1 + stalk1

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cornstalk (ˈkɔːnˌstɔːk)
 
n
1.  a stalk or stem of corn
2.  slang (Austral) a tall thin man

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