field corn

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of field corn

: corn (such as dent corn or flint corn) with starchy kernels that are used especially as livestock feed or processed into food products (such as cornmeal, corn oil, and corn syrup) or ethanol

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1808


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