"maize" Definition

  1. n. A large species of American grass of the genus Zea (Z. Mays), widely cultivated as a forage and food plant; Indian corn. Also, its seed, growing on cobs, and used as food for men animals.

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Position in dictionary: 59286 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "maize": 1
Words that end with "maize": 1
Words that contain "maize": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of maize

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