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English definition of “corn on the cob”

corn on the cob

noun [U] uk   /ˌkɔːn.ɒn.ðəˈkɒb/ us    /ˌkɔːrn.ɑːn.ðəˈkɑːb/
the part of the maize plant that is shaped like a cylinder, and is cooked with the sweet yellow or white grains on it
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