noun South African.
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Origin of mealie
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Example sentences from the Web for mealies
In former days, meat was very sparingly eaten among the Amaxosa races, milk and mealies being the staple articles of diet.'Tween Snow and Fire|Bertram Mitford
The ration of sugar was increased by one ounce to-day, the mealies by two ounces, so as to give the men porridge in the morning.Ladysmith|H. W. Nevinson
Barrels of mealies or Indian corn, and wheaten flour, besides.Off to the Wilds|George Manville Fenn
Bessie sank on a half-emptied sack of mealies and tried to reflect.Jess|H. Rider Haggard
What is now known as the 'donkeys and mealies scandal' was one of them.The Transvaal from Within|J. P. Fitzpatrick