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Synonyms for maize
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Wiktionary

  1. maizenoun

    corn; a type of grain of the species Zea mays

    Synonyms:
    Indian corn, corn, sweet corn, green corn, sugar corn

Princeton's WordNet

  1. corn, maize, Indian corn, Zea maysnoun

    tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears: widely cultivated in America in many varieties; the principal cereal in Mexico and Central and South America since pre-Columbian times

    Synonyms:
    edible corn, corn whiskey, lemon, corn, corn whisky, clavus, lemon yellow, gamboge

  2. gamboge, lemon, lemon yellow, maizenoun

    a strong yellow color

    Synonyms:
    gamboge, lemon, stinker, lemon yellow, corn, lemon tree

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. maizenoun

    Synonyms:
    indian corn (zea mays)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "maize":

    corn, maïs, but-, cornfield

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How to use maize in a sentence?

  1. Robert Johansson:

    In Brazil, producers of maize and soybeans are seeing prices (in local currency terms) that are similar to historic prices we had three of four years ago, they have an incentive to continue increasing production. Our producers are facing a harder export environment.

  2. Marda Scheepers:

    They are doing work in the three main maize provinces, Mpumalanga, Free State and North West, they go into a field and they do crop counts and plant counts to get an average yield for the province.

  3. Obert Gutu:

    ZANU-PF should be utterly ashamed of hosting an expensive birthday bash for their aging ruler whilst more than 90 percent of Zimbabweans are wallowing in grinding poverty caused by decades of Robert Mugabe's misrule and mismanagement of the economy, the money that is being budgeted for this ill-conceived birthday bash should actually be used to import maize to avert the impending starvation in Masvingo province and other parts of the country.

  4. Vikrant Parsai:

    Many people sow rice in their fields and expect to harvest maize.

  5. Bongkiyung Emmanuel Nyuyki:

    The main agricultural products – maize, groundnuts, millet, sorghum and rice – suffer enormously due to their high dependence on rainfall. The June 15 deadline for (starting) farming has been unreliable with early as well as late onset of the planting season year in and year out.

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