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maize

noun [U] uk   us   /meɪz/ UK (US corn)
a tall plant grown in many parts of the world for its yellow seeds, which are eaten as food, made into flour, or fed to animals
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in Arabic ذُرَة…
in Korean 옥수수, 메이즈…
in Malaysian jagung…
in French maïs…
in Turkish mısır…
in Italian mais, granturco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 玉蜀黍,玉米…
in Russian маис, кукуруза…
in Polish kukurydza…
in Vietnamese ngô…
in Spanish maíz…
in Portuguese milho…
in Thai ข้าวโพด…
in German der Mais…
in Catalan blat de moro…
in Japanese トウモロコシ…
in Indonesian jagung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 玉蜀黍,玉米…
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