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maize

maize

 
pronunciation:
meIz
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Word Combinations (noun), Homophone Note
part of speech: noun
definition 1: see Indian corn.
definition 2: a pale yellow color.
definition 3: (chiefly British) a tall cereal plant that produces cylinder-shaped ears with rows of edible yellow or white seeds that can be eaten as a vegetable; corn.
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Homophone Note
The words maize and maze (a complicated path) sound alike but have different meanings.