Ears of maize.
maize definition by Webster's New World
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- Chiefly Brit. corn ()
- the color of ripe corn; yellow
Origin: Spanish maíz ; from West Indian (Taino) mahiz
maize definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- See corn1.
- A light yellow to moderate orange yellow.
Origin: Spanish maíz, from Arawakan mahiz, mahís.
- maize adjective