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maize

the Indian corn Zea mays, possibly the most intensively investigated higher plant. It is a common food source which may be processed into e.g. cornflakes.
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Dry ingredients such as flour, cornsilk powder and baking powder were sieved and mixed into the batter.
Cornsilk says he has pressed Baker to process the backlog of citizenship applications, which the chief or the tribe's registrar has the power to do.
In March 2007 the tribe voted to exclude the Freedmen and Cornsilk, through his advocacy, became even more of a marked man.
Close behind was Tesco own-brand Wheatgerm and Cornsilk shampoo priced at 68p for 750ml.
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debut such innovative products as CornSilk Skin Brightening Powders and Sally Hansen lip enhancer line, and Procter & Gamble Co.
It is available in eight soft shades such as Cornsilk, Sunshine and Stone, and features 3-inch hems, satin stitching and piping.
This sadness carries over, though now mitigated by hope, as Sethe, lying next to Paul D, remembers her pathetically makeshift "wedding" ceremony with Halle in a cornfield amid husks and cornsilk hair: "How loose the silk.
After acquiring the CornSilk brand from Chattem Inc., Del wasted no time stepping up launch activity as well as promotional support for the brand.
Chrissa lay on her back by the creek, watching the shifting silhouette of leaves against the sky; new blades of grass, pale and delicate as cornsilk, were growing up around her.
A promise is a promise." One Cherokee who sees the contemporary political impact of honoring such promises is David Cornsilk, editor of The Cherokee Observer, a local independent newspaper.
It features 18-inch Vicenza wheels, model-specific Cornsilk Beige and black two-tone leather upholstery, contrast stitching, silver trim on the dashboard and on the door panels, a rear-view camera, rain-sensing wipers, Bluetooth audio streaming, a touch screen-based infotainment system with navigation, dual-zone automatic climate control and heated front seats.