cornstalk

[ kawrn-stawk ]
/ ˈkɔrnˌstɔk /

noun

the stalk or stem of corn, especially Indian corn.

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Origin of cornstalk

An Americanism dating back to 1635–45; corn1 + stalk1
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British Dictionary definitions for cornstalk

cornstalk
/ (ˈkɔːnˌstɔːk) /

noun

a stalk or stem of corn
Australian slang a tall thin man
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