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Amelcorn Explained

Amelcorn at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Amelcorn \Am"el*corn`\, n. [Ger. amelkorn: cf. MHG. amel, amer,
spelt, and L. amylum starch, Gr. ?.]
A variety of wheat from which starch is produced; -- called
also {French rice}.

amelcorn at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » de Inter: term » Amelkorn: compare Middle High German Inter: term » amel, Inter: term » amer, spelt, and Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » amylum starch, from Inter: etyl » grc.

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • A variety of wheat from which starch is produced.

    Synonyms

    * French rice

  • Inter: Webster 191 » 3