corn syrup

noun

Definition of corn syrup

:a syrup containing dextrins, maltose, and dextrose that is obtained by partial hydrolysis of cornstarch

First Known Use of corn syrup

1903


CORN SYRUP Defined for English Language Learners

corn syrup

noun

Definition of corn syrup for English Language Learners

  • : a sweet, thick liquid made from corn (sense 1)


CORN SYRUP Defined for Kids

corn syrup

noun

Definition of corn syrup for Students

:a syrup made from cornstarch

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