Definition of cornsilk in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkôrnsilk/
North American


The fine threadlike styles on an ear of corn.
Example sentences
  • Herbal teas are in, especially those containing uva ursi, juniper berry, cornsilk, parsley root, dandelion and hydrangea root.

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Syllabification: corn·silk

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