field corn

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noun

feed corn grown for stock.

Nearby words

  1. field capacity,
  2. field captain,
  3. field centre,
  4. field chickweed,
  5. field coil,
  6. field cornet,
  7. field cricket,
  8. field crop,
  9. field current,
  10. field day

Origin of field corn

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60

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British Dictionary definitions for field corn

field corn

noun

US any variety of corn that is grown as a feed for livestock
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