cornflakes

plural noun
corn·​flakes | \ ˈkȯrn-ˌflāks How to pronounce cornflakes (audio) \

Definition of cornflakes

: toasted flakes made from the coarse meal of hulled corn for use as a breakfast cereal

First Known Use of cornflakes

1907, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cornflakes was in 1907

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“Cornflakes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cornflakes. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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cornflakes

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English Language Learners Definition of cornflakes

: toasted flakes made from kernels of corn (sense 1) and used as a breakfast cereal

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