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cornmeal

[ kawrn-meel ]
/ ˈkɔrnˌmil /
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noun
Also called Indian meal . coarsely ground, unsifted white or yellow corn used in various boiled, fried, or baked dishes.
(in Scotland) oatmeal.

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Origin of cornmeal

First recorded in 1740–50; corn1 + meal2
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British Dictionary definitions for cornmeal

corn meal

noun
meal made from maizeAlso called: Indian meal
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