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Related to flint corn: dent corn
A variety of corn (Zea mays var. indurata) having small hard grains.
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a variety of corn, Zea mays indurata, with very hard-skinned kernels.
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|Noun||1.||flint corn - corn having kernels with a hard outer layer enclosing the soft endosperm|
field corn - corn grown primarily for animal feed or market grain
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