sweet corn

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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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Hungry dog Rosa swallowed a corn-on-the-cob core she found in the street ( and needed surgery to save her life.
Complimentary sides here include superior baked beans, respectable corn-on-the-cob, acceptable green beans, an average baked potato and well-crafted fries plus untried yams.
Alongside this development, the company has refurbished a separate building for the packing of frozen corn-on-the-cob.
Mott compares his product to corn-on-the-cob holders.
The festival also had plenty of non-strawberry foods, including fried calamari, quesadillas, Polish sausage, corn dogs, garlic fries, roasted corn-on-the-cob, fried artichokes and even lobster bisque.
The family also gets a Caesar salad, cole slaw with apples and walnuts, a black bean salad with chipotle vinaigrette, chilled gazpacho soup, house- baked panini rolls and corn-on-the-cob.
Music by Brule (Costner's favorite band) livened things up, as the crowd munched on ribs, spicy chicken and corn-on-the-cob.
Of the remaining sides, corn-on-the-cob seems flavorless and dryish.