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Guinea corn

noun
1.
Origin of Guinea corn
1665-1675
1665-75, Americanism
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  • In the early 17th century, slaves brought sweet sorghum seeds, then known as “Guinea corn,” to the United States.

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Guinea corn

noun
1.
another name for durra
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