Corn Gluten

Business / Agriculture / Corn Gluten: A byproduct of wet milling of corn. Corn gluten is used as a medium-protein (20-24%), medium-fiber (10%) feedstuff. The European Union is the major market for U.S. corn gluten feeds.

Gluten

Health / Vitamins / Gluten: An insoluble protein found in wheat. MORE

High-Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS)

Business / Agriculture / High-Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS): Produced from converting to fructose a portion of naturally occurring glucose in starch produced from corn. A natural sweetener, HFCS production expanded during the 1980s as a substitute for higher-co MORE

False unicorn (Chamaelirium luteum)

Health / Herbs / False unicorn (Chamaelirium luteum): Balances hormones, diuretic, aids in delayed or absent menstruation, also helps threatened miscarriage, in small dosages it eases vomiting associated with pregnancy. MORE

Cornice

Business / Construction / Cornice: Overhang of a pitched roof , usually consisting of a fascia board, a soffit and appropriate trim moldings. MORE

Cornetto

Entertainment / Music / Cornetto: Early instrument of the brass family with woodwind-like finger holes. It developed from the cow horn, but was made of wood. MORE

Hog-Corn Ratio (Corn-Hog Ratio)

Business / Agriculture / Hog-Corn Ratio (Corn-Hog Ratio): Number of bushels of corn equal in value to 100 pounds of live hogs (feed ratio). Put another way, the price of hogs, per hundredweight, divided by the price of corn per bushel. Since corn is a major MORE

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