hominy grits

noun
grits ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1790–1800; Americanism

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hominy grits
 
pl n
(US) Often shortened to: grits finely ground hominy

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Corn grits, sometimes called hominy grits, are the largest particle size product from the corn dry milling process.
Cook slowly two cups of hominy grits and one teaspoon of salt in three pints of water for three hours.
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