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The meaning of Corncob

ˈkɔːn.kɒb

Corncob – definition

noun

The central cylindrical woody part of the maize ear to which the grains are attached.

Usage examples:

Place the corncobs in a large saucepan and cover with cold water.
noun

A round loaf of bread.

Usage examples:

A round granary cob
noun

A hazelnut or filbert.

Usage examples:

Cobnut stuffing
noun

A powerfully built, short-legged horse.

Usage examples:

He's got a nice young bay cob if you want to hack
noun

A male swan.

Usage examples:

Ganders and cobs have permanent pair bonds
noun

A mixture of compressed clay and straw used, especially in former times, for building walls.

Usage examples:

Cob and thatch cottages
noun

A roundish lump of coal.

abbreviation

Close of business.

Usage examples:

You have until cob today to show us why you should not be disconnected
noun

The part of the maize plant on which the grain grows

Corncob translation into English

Corncob: translate from English into Chinese

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棒子, 玉米芯

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Maïskolf, Koolstronk

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Épi de maïs, Épi de mais

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Maiskolben

Corncob: translate from English into Hindi

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भुट्टा

Corncob: translate from English into Italian

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Pannocchia di mais, Pannocchia

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옥수숫대, 옥수수의 속대, 옥수수 파이프

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Кукурузный початок, Стержень кукурузного початка, Кочерыжка кукурузы или маиса

Corncob: translate from English into Spanish

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Elote, Mazorca de maíz, Pipa hecha de mazorca

Word origin

late Middle English (denoting a strong man or leader): of unknown origin. The underlying general sense appears to be ‘rounded, sturdy’.

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