squaw corn


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Noun1.squaw corn - corn having kernels almost entirely of soft starchsquaw corn - corn having kernels almost entirely of soft starch
field corn - corn grown primarily for animal feed or market grain
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One point that this comparison of Indian brave and cowboy seems to make is that, from Squaw corn to Yellow Dent, from buffalo to steer, the Indian past and the white present are not only analogous but continuous.
Cutler lists fifteen plant names that were in common use by 1900, including squawberry, squaw vine, squawroot, squaw bush, squaw carpet, squaw currant, squaw corn, and squaw flower (O Brave New Words