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corn whiskey

noun
1.
whiskey made from a mash having at least 80 percent corn.
Also called corn, corn liquor.
Origin of corn whiskey
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism
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  • He can read it in the eyes of all six; in their faces flushed with corn-whiskey.

    The Fatal Cord Mayne Reid

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