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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.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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But the homosapien has to go through numerous processes to turn this zea mays into a meal, by which time a small koklo would have consumed one bag.
There was a significant difference (P<0.05) in nitrate contents of morning and afternoon samples of Sorghum bicolor, Pennisetum glaucum, Zea mays, Avena sativa, Brassica campestris and Brassica rapa (Table I).
Effect of nitrogen supply on leaf appearance, leaf growth, leaf nitrogen economy and photosynthetic capacity in maize (Zea mays L.).
Based on the results of Zea mays endophytic bacteria screening, bacterial isolate HF.7, qualitatively had the ability as a phytase producer and had potential to be developed as phytase source.
Response of maize (Zea mays L.) genotypes to soil and foliar application of boron.
Al finalizar el componente II, la temperatura bajo aproximadamente un grado centigrado (~18.5[grados]C) durante alrededor de un siglo, y ambas especies domesticadas (Zea mays y Cucurbita sp.) desparecen del registro arqueologico y no se vuelven a recuperar en los sitios del valle.
The basic diploid chromosome of maize (Zea mays L.) is comprised of 20 A chromosomes (As).
Alternate planting combinations of maize (Zea mays L.) with common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) or cowpea (Vigna sinensis L.) were compared with the solitary planting of each crop under the East Mediterranean conditions in Turkey.