corn bread

noun

Definition of corn bread

: bread made with cornmeal

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Our Senior Editor and Product Analyst Betty Gold says that this skillet is an excellent choice for cooking anything that needs high heat (think: searing burgers and steak or baking a corn bread). Amina Lake Abdelrahman, Good Housekeeping, "Amazon's Top-Selling Cast Iron Skillet Is on Sale for $15," 4 Jan. 2019 The American diet is uniquely heavy on corn, with Americans ingesting everything from corn bread to tortillas and corn syrup, and the isotope signatures left behind by corn signatures is evidence that remains could be American. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "How U.S. Investigators Identify Korean War Dead Using DNA, Corn, and Water," 19 Sep. 2018 The menu: perfect pulled pork with slaw and corn bread. Frances Bailey, Country Living, "North Carolina BBQ Road Trip Route," 7 July 2014 Pulled sweet potatoes with chipotle barbecue sauce and a Southern-style skillet corn bread with maple butter sound good for all, right? Bonnie S. Benwick, The Seattle Times, "7 new cookbooks good enough for a beach read," 2 July 2018 Pulled sweet potatoes with chipotle barbecue sauce and a Southern-style skillet corn bread with maple butter sound good for all, right? Bonnie S. Benwick, The Seattle Times, "7 new cookbooks good enough for a beach read," 2 July 2018 Pulled sweet potatoes with chipotle barbecue sauce and a Southern-style skillet corn bread with maple butter sound good for all, right? Bonnie S. Benwick, The Seattle Times, "7 new cookbooks good enough for a beach read," 2 July 2018 Pulled sweet potatoes with chipotle barbecue sauce and a Southern-style skillet corn bread with maple butter sound good for all, right? Bonnie S. Benwick, The Seattle Times, "7 new cookbooks good enough for a beach read," 2 July 2018 Pulled sweet potatoes with chipotle barbecue sauce and a Southern-style skillet corn bread with maple butter sound good for all, right? Bonnie S. Benwick, The Seattle Times, "7 new cookbooks good enough for a beach read," 2 July 2018

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1719, in the meaning defined above

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corn bread

noun

English Language Learners Definition of corn bread

: a kind of bread or cake that is made with cornmeal

corn bread

noun

Kids Definition of corn bread

: bread made with cornmeal

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