lye hominy


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Noun1.lye hominy - hominy prepared by bleaching in lye
hominy - hulled corn with the bran and germ removed
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The opening paragraphs touch on history, geography, and economics, setting the scene in Georgia, east of Savannah, where "the land was all part of the relatively flat bottom of the sea in the not-too-distant geological past" In the 1930s, corn was the staple grain grown on area farms; rarely a meal took place in the Carter household without grits, lye hominy, or roasted ears of corn appearing on the table.