of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, especially from the South:
a corn-pone accent.
[kawrn-pohn] /ˈkɔrnˌpoʊn/ adjective 1. of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, especially from the South: a corn-pone accent. noun, Southern U.S. 1. corn bread, especially of a plain or simple kind. noun 1. (Southern US) corn bread, esp a plain type made with water Sometimes shortened to pone
noun 1. a common Old World poppy, Papaver rhoeas, having bright-red flowers. noun 1. a poppy, Papaver rhoeas, that has bright red flowers and grows in cornfields. Since World War I it has been the symbol of fallen soldiers Also called coquelicot, Flanders poppy, field poppy
- Corn-root aphid
[kawrn-root, -roo t] /ˈkɔrnˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. an aphid, Anuraphis maidiradicis, that lives as a symbiont in colonies of cornfield ants and feeds on the roots of corn: an agricultural pest.
noun 1. the larva of any of several leaf beetles of the genus Diabrotica that feeds on roots and underground stems: an agricultural pest, especially of corn.