Indian corn


Indian corn

noun

: corn that has seeds (called kernels) of several different colors on each ear and that is used for decoration

Full Definition of INDIAN CORN

1
:  a tall widely cultivated American cereal grass (Zea mays) bearing seeds on elongated ears
2
:  the ears of Indian corn; also :  its edible seeds
3
:  corn having hard kernels of various colors (as reddish brown, dark purple, and yellow) that is typically used for ornamental purposes

First Known Use of INDIAN CORN

1617

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