feed corn grown for stock.
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Origin of field corn
An Americanism dating back to 1855–60
Words nearby field corn
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Example sentences from the Web for field corn
Sweet-corn seed often decays if put into the ground as early as field-corn.ABC of Vegetable Gardening|Eben Eugene Rexford
British Dictionary definitions for field corn
US any variety of corn that is grown as a feed for livestock
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