hulled corn
noun Date: 1788 whole grain corn from which the hulls have been removed by soaking or boiling in lye water

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  • Hulled corn — Hulled Hulled, a. Deprived of the hulls. [1913 Webster] {Hulled corn}, kernels of maize prepared for food by removing the hulls. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hulled corn — noun : whole grain corn from which the hulls have been removed by soaking or boiling in lye water see hominy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corn soup — is a soup traditionally made of corn (typically sweetcorn) It is normally made in corn producing areas of the world, however is now widespread due to greater corn distribution. The basic recipe is some type of soup base with corn added followed… …   Wikipedia

  • Hulled — Hulled, a. Deprived of the hulls. [1913 Webster] {Hulled corn}, kernels of maize prepared for food by removing the hulls. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corn — corn1 /kawrn/, n. 1. Also called Indian corn; esp. technical and Brit., maize. a tall cereal plant, Zea mays, cultivated in many varieties, having a jointed, solid stem and bearing the grain, seeds, or kernels on large ears. 2. the grain, seeds,… …   Universalium

  • Hulled — Hull Hull, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hulled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hulling}.] 1. To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn. [1913 Webster] 2. To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grits — n.pl. 1 coarsely ground grain, esp. oatmeal. 2 oats that have been husked but not ground. Etymology: OE grytt(e): cf. GRIT, GROATS * * * noun coarsely ground hulled corn boiled as a breakfast dish in the southern United States • Syn: ↑hominy… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hominy grits — noun coarsely ground hulled corn boiled as a breakfast dish in the southern United States • Syn: ↑grits • Hypernyms: ↑hot cereal * * * noun plural but singular or plural in construction : hominy in uniform granular particles * * * grits (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sagamité — səˌgäməˈtā noun ( s) Etymology: Canadian French, of Algonquian origin; akin to Cree kisâgamitew the liquid is hot, Nipissing kijagamite 1. : hulled corn 2. : a thin porridge of hulled corn …   Useful english dictionary

  • hominy — /hom euh nee/, n. whole or ground hulled corn from which the bran and germ have been removed by bleaching the whole kernels in a lye bath (lye hominy) or by crushing and sifting (pearl hominy). [1620 30, Amer.; < Virginia Algonquian (E sp.)… …   Universalium

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