sweet corn

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  • noun

Synonyms for sweet corn

a corn plant developed in order to have young ears that are sweet and suitable for eating

corn that can be eaten as a vegetable while still young and soft


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Guests chowed down on fried green tomatoes, spiced corn off the cob, fried chicken, taters and turnip greens.
Other New Mexican standouts, such as the vibrantly flavored calabacitas and freshly shucked corn off the cob (in season) doused with chili powder, hot sauce, and butter, are just as swoonworthy.
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Christopher James found he wasn't in need Of corn off the cob or of plain birdseed.
At the first station, students got to take to corn off the cob using an old-fashioned sheller, which was loaned to the school by the Massachusetts Audubon Society.
We did slice the corn off the cob and pressure-can it in those days, and it was delicious.