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field corn Syllabification: field corn

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of field corn in English:

noun

Corn grown to feed livestock.
Example sentences
  • Like many of their neighbors, they mostly grew field corn, raised a few cows and bred a few horses.
  • Using a commercially available antibody-based detection kit, it was confirmed in seed production fields, germplasm improvement plots, and in commercial field corn.
  • It was a just little more tender, and a little bit sweeter than ordinary field corn.

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