Maize

Definition of Maize

Pronunciation: māz
n.1.(Bot.) A large species of American grass of the genus Zea (Zea Mays), widely cultivated as a forage and food plant; Indian corn, commonly called corn. Also, its seed, growing on cobs, and used as food for men and animals.
Maize eater
(Zool.) a South American bird of the genus Pseudoleistes, allied to the troupials.
Maize yellow
a delicate pale yellow.

Related Words

capitulum, cereal, cereal grass, corn, corncob, ear, edible corn, field corn, genus Zea, green corn, Indian corn, popcorn, spike, sugar corn, sweet corn, sweet corn plant, Zea, Zea mays, Zea mays everta, Zea mays rugosa, Zea saccharata
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