sugar corn


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sugar corn

sugar corn

n
(Plants) another name for sweetcorn1
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Noun1.sugar corn - a corn plant developed in order to have young ears that are sweet and suitable for eatingsugar corn - a corn plant developed in order to have young ears that are sweet and suitable for eating
edible corn, corn - ears of corn that can be prepared and served for human food
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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We all know that the sugar industry has been on a steady decline, reeling from the unregulated entry of high fructose sugar corn syrup from other countries like China.
Sweet corn, also known as sugar corn, is much used like a vegetable.
We got on with breakfast, helped with a little play-acting: "'How about a nice little minute steak, buddy, with sugar corn?" "Yep.