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Indian corn

noun
1.
corn1 (def 1).
2.
any primitive corn with variegated kernels, often used for decorative purposes.
3.
any coarse variety of corn grown for fodder.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for indian-corn

Indian corn

noun
1.
another name for maize (sense 1)
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