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  Words related to maize

Related / Similar Words: gamboge, lemon, lemon yellow, corn, Indian corn, Zea mays

 

Definition:
  • a strong yellow color;
  • 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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    Hyponyms: field corn, sweet corn, sugar corn, green corn, sweet corn plant, Zea mays rugosa, Zea saccharata, popcorn, Zea mays everta

     

    Member Meronyms: Zea, genus Zea

     

    Derivational Morphology: corn

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: misër   Bosnian: kukuruz  
    Bulgarian: царевица   Chinese: 粟米  
    Croatian: kukuruz   Danish: majs  
    Dutch: maïs   Esperanto: maizo  
    Estonian: mais   Finnish: maissi  
    French: maïs   Frisian: mais  
    German: Mais   Greek: αραβόσιτος  
    Hebrew: תירס   Hungarian: kukorica  
    Ido: maizo   Italian: granturco  
    Japanese: トウモロコシ   Korean: 옥수수  
    Latvian: kukurūza   Maltese: qamħirrun  
    Polish: kukurydza   Portuguese: milho  
    Romanian: porumb   Russian: кукуруза  
    Slovak: kukurica   Slovene: koruza  
    Spanish: maíz   Swedish: majs  
    Telugu: మొక్కజొన్న   Turkish: mısır  
    Ukrainian: кукурудза   Vietnamese: bắp  
     
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