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corn-pone

[kawrn-pohn] /ˈkɔrnˌpoʊn/
adjective
1.
of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, especially from the South:
a corn-pone accent.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • Dream up a cross between cornpone and blini and you've got a close approximation.
  • It is simply the viable cornpone that good art sticks and draws back to life while the bad is easily forgotten.
  • Light bread or loaf bread contrasts instead with pone or cornpone, bread made with corn meal and usually unleavened.

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