corn muffin


noun

a muffin, often shaped like a cupcake, made from cornmeal.

Nearby words

  1. corn laws,
  2. corn lily,
  3. corn liquor,
  4. corn marigold,
  5. corn meal,
  6. corn oil,
  7. corn on the cob,
  8. corn picker,
  9. corn plant,
  10. corn pone

Origin of corn muffin

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45

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