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Indian corn

noun

Simple Definition of Indian corn

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Indian corn

  1. 1 :  a tall widely cultivated American cereal grass (Zea mays) bearing seeds on elongated ears

  2. 2 :  the ears of Indian corn; also :  its edible seeds

  3. 3 :  corn having hard kernels of various colors (as reddish brown, dark purple, and yellow) that is typically used for ornamental purposes

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