Definition of corn on the cob
- We ate corn on the cob.
: a small hard particle : grain
: a small hard seed
: the grain of a cereal grass that is the primary crop of a region (such as wheat in Britain and oats in Scotland and Ireland)
: to form into grains : granulate
: to preserve or season with salt in grains
: to cure or preserve in brine containing preservatives and often seasonings
: a local hardening and thickening of epidermis (as on a toe)
: a male swan
: a rounded mass, lump, or heap
: a mixture of unburned clay and straw used especially for constructing walls of small houses in England
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