Definition of maize
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There is also an acute lack of basic food stuffs, mainly maize, during famine, which affects all segments of the population.
That meant splitting tiny portions of maize or fish or fruit.
To do so, Phuc plans to highlight all the U.S. jobs his nation supports through imports of American goods like airplanes, engine turbines and maize.
An extra $15-20 from honey every few months lets farmers make investment purchases, such as new clothes, or a large bag of maize or sugar.
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Origin and Etymology of maize
Spanish maíz, from Taino mahiz
First Known Use: circa 1544See Words from the same year
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