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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A tall-growing variety of corn (Zea mays var. indentata) having yellow or white kernels that are indented at the tip.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. corn whose kernels contain both hard and soft starch and become indented at maturity


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