cornsilk


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Noun1.cornsilk - each of the long filamentous styles that grow as a silky tuft at the tip of an ear of Indian corn
style - (botany) the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma
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The vehicle has 18-inch Vicenza wheels, model-specific Cornsilk Beige and black two-tone leather upholstery, contrast stitching, silver trim on the dashboard and on the door panels, a rear-view camera, bi-xenon headlights, a panoramic sunroof and rain-sensing wipers, Bluetooth audio streaming, dual-zone A/C, 12-way power-adjustable heated front seats, a five-inch touch screen-based infotainment system with navigation, and dual-zone automatic climate control.
The dashboard, including the surrounds of the central instruments and air vents, the centre console, carpet surfaces, the lounge leather seats, the roof lining as well as the door, side and body pillar cladding, all boast the exclusive Rolls-Royce leather colour Cornsilk.
He's the 'Freedmen chief,'" says David Cornsilk, a blood Cherokee who supports Baker and the Freedmen.
Inside, the dashboard, central console, air vents, carpets, heated lounge leather seats, roof lining, doors and interior cladding all boast the exclusive Rolls-Royce colour Cornsilk.
An anti-bloating herbal diuretic features buchu leaf, cornsilk stylus, couch grass hydrangea root, juniper berry and uva ursi leaf, which combine to address physical symptoms such as bloating and water retention.
They will have luxury features such as a walnut burl dashboard and door panels straight from a Roller as well as cashmere roof lining, shagpile lambswool floor mats, a leather centre console and cornsilk pillar cladding.
They include: Arlene Bowman (Navajo), Diane Reyna (Taos/Pueblo), Melanie Printup Hope (Tuscarora), Carol Cornsilk (Cherokee), Lena Carr (Navaho), Loretta Todd (Metis/Cree), Carol Geddes (Tlingit), Shirley Niro (Mohawk), Annie Frazier Henry (Blackfoot/Sioux/French), Tantoo Cardinal (Metis), Shirley Cheechoo (Cree), Dorothy Christian (Splat'sin / Secwepemc), Tuti Baker (Hawai'ian), and Mona Smith (Sisseton-Wahpeton Dakota).
Some common herbs include cornsilk (yu mi xu) and aduki bean (chi xiao dou), both of which can clear heat and ease difficult urination.
Major Products: A range of personal care products including nail care, skin care, bleaches and depilatories marketed under such brand names as Sally Hansen, Cornsilk, La Cross, Naturistics and NYC New York Color.
Herbs such as gravel root, couch grass and cornsilk can be made into a tea drunk daily to flush the bladder through.
For example, a high mountain white tea, called Ku Gan Lu, is reputed to help ease the discomfort of a sore throat and reduce coughing, while a pu-erh she referred to as Xin Xiande Pu-erh in Chinese, and 'Golden Green Pu-erh' in English, is said to help promote sleep and reduce blood pressure when brewed with cornsilk.
Made out of cornsilk, sunlight, heavy cream, and wedding rings.