corn cob

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Noun1.corn cob - the hard cylindrical core that bears the kernels of an ear of corncorn cob - the hard cylindrical core that bears the kernels of an ear of corn
core - the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core"
corn, Indian corn, maize, Zea mays - tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears: widely cultivated in America in many varieties; the principal cereal in Mexico and Central and South America since pre-Columbian times
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Aadya was left for dead in an alley with a corn cob lodged in her bowels.
Threshing loss N was determined from the corn cob pieces with grains that were collected in tank 10.
EVIDENCE The corn cob shows up clearly on the X-ray
Roasted corn cob vendors and water-melon sellers had a hay-day as these sell like hot-cakes and people bought them as manna in the wilderness.
With a corn cob pipe, And a button nose and two eyes made out of coal" is a lyric from which popular children's song?
Corn cob is a byproduct of corn plant, which is burnt in the field or thrown as waste, can be used for this purpose (4).
The carbohydrate composition of corn cob hemicelluloses.
The prices of corn cob have been witnessing an upward trend in the recent past which has prompted the government agencies to stockpile corn cob.
The corn cob can be utilize in low-value applications such as animal feed and charcoal.
Biofuels include plant tissue such as wood and farm waste - the latter include rice husk, rice straw, coffee husk, wheat husk, corn cob, sugarcane bagasse, cotton sticks, cane trash, etc.
The team compared how quickly Y-50464 and anotheryeast strain, Y-12632, could release and ferment the sugar in corn cob residues after the xylose had been extracted.