cornify cor·ni·fy (kôr’nə-fī’)
v. cor·ni·fied, cor·ni·fy·ing, cor·ni·fies
To undergo cornification.
[kawr-nee] /ˈkɔr ni/ adjective, cornier, corniest. 1. of or abounding in corn. 2. Informal. /ˈkɔːnɪ/ adjective (slang) cornier, corniest 1. trite or banal 2. sentimental or mawkish 3. abounding in corn adj. 1570s, “full of corn, pertaining to corn, from corn (n.1) + -y (2). Chaucer used it of ale (late 14c.), perhaps to mean […]
[kawr-ning] /ˈkɔr nɪŋ/ noun 1. a city in S New York. [kawrn] /kɔrn/ noun 1. Also called Indian corn; especially technical and British, maize. a tall cereal plant, Zea mays, cultivated in many varieties, having a jointed, solid stem and bearing the grain, seeds, or kernels on large ears. 2. the grain, seeds, or kernels […]
- Cornish hen
noun Cornish game hen, Rock Cornish Examples What grew up in the Sixties was one of the most wholehearted developments of Corbusian modernism. Usage Note cooking
[kawr-nish] /ˈkɔr nɪʃ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Cornwall, England, its inhabitants, or the Cornish language. noun 2. the Celtic language of Cornwall, extinct since c1800. 3. one of an English breed of chickens raised chiefly for crossing with other breeds to produce roasters. /ˈkɔːnɪʃ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic […]