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sweetcorn

(ˈswiːtˌkɔːn)
n
1. (Plants) Also called: sugar corn or green corn a variety of maize, Zea mays saccharata, whose kernels are rich in sugar and eaten as a vegetable when young
2. (Cookery) the unripe ears of maize, esp the sweet kernels removed from the cob, cooked as a vegetable
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sweetcorn

corn
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
Translations
kukuřice
sukkermajs
maissi
kukuruz šećerac
トウモロコシ
사탕옥수수
majs
ข้าวโพดหวาน
ngô ngọt

sweetcorn

[ˈswiːtkɔːn] Nmaíz m dulce (Sp), maíz m tierno (esp LAm), elote m (Mex), choclo m (Andes, S. Cone)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

sweetcorn

[ˈswiːtkɔrn] nmaïs m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sweetcorn

ذُرَةٌ سُكَّرِيَّة kukuřice sukkermajs Mais γλυκό καλαμπόκι maíz tierno maissi maïs kukuruz šećerac mais トウモロコシ 사탕옥수수 maïs sukkermais kukurydza cukrowa milho verde сладкая кукуруза majs ข้าวโพดหวาน tatlı mısır ngô ngọt 甜玉米
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Up until last week, eating outdoors this year has not been in abundance, so in order to get my summer fix of corn I've made these spicy and delicious sweetcorn fritters with chilli and spring onion.
PREP: 15 MINS NO COOK SERVES 4 Red, yellow, purple, green - not quite a whole rainbow, but this vibrant salad of tinned fish and veggies comes close 1 red pepper, sliced 1 large carrot, grated 340g can sweetcorn kernels, drained 150g sugar snap pea 6 cooked baby beetroot, quartered 185g can flaked tuna in spring water, drained 100g mayonnaise 1 tbsp lemon juice 2 tsp wholegrain mustard 1 tsp water Lettuce leaves 1 spring onion, sliced 1 In a large bowl, mix together red pepper, carrot, sweetcorn, sugar snap peas, beetroot and tuna.
INGREDIENTS 220g medium potatoes, peeled and diced; low-calorie cooking spray; 2 garlic cloves, crushed; 1 medium carrot, grated; 50g green beans, trimmed and finely chopped; 50g cauliflower florets, finely chopped; 50g broccoli florets, finely chopped; 50g frozen peas; 50g sweetcorn kernels (tinned and drained, or frozen); a handful of fresh parsley, chopped; 30g Parmesan (or vegetarian hard cheese) To serve (optional) 4 wholemeal burger buns; Lettuce leaves; Sweet potato rostis with sour cream and chive dip METHOD 1.
ProductionThere is no taste advantage in growing a sweetcorn variety over field corn, because the ears are harvested before the sugars accumulate.
Next, add the coriander, black beans, chilli, salt, pepper and sweetcorn, giving it all one final mix.
A WHOLE crop of 24 sweetcorn cobs, grown to display in a village show, have mysteriously disappeared.
A list of 49 items was published earlier this week, with a batch of Lidl sweetcorn now added to the list.
In a stark warning, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) indicates that frozen sweetcorn is the likely source of listeriosis which is affecting five European countries including the UK.
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has warned that frozen sweetcorn is the likely source of listeriosis affecting five European countries, including the United Kingdom,according to MEN.
Gammon steaks with sweetcorn succotash Serves 4, ready in 25 minutes