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"corn on the cob" in British English

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corn on the cobnoun [U]

uk   /ˌkɔːn.ɒn.ðəˈkɒb/  us   /ˌkɔːrn.ɑːn.ðəˈkɑːb/
(Definition of corn on the cob from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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corn on the cobnoun [U]

 us   /ˈkɔrn ɔn ðə ˈkɑb, ɑn/
the ​tubeshapedpart of corn with ​itssweetyellow or ​whitekernels (= ​seeds)left on it, ​served as a ​cookedvegetable
(Definition of corn on the cob from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “corn on the cob”
in Chinese (Simplified) 玉米棒,苞米棒…
in Chinese (Traditional) 玉米棒,苞米棒…
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