Dent corn

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Dent corn also known as yellow dent corn, Reid's yellow dent corn, white dent corn, or field corn, is a variety of maize or corn with a high soft starch content.wikipedia
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Field corn

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Dent corn also known as yellow dent corn, Reid's yellow dent corn, white dent corn, or field corn, is a variety of maize or corn with a high soft starch content.
The principal field corn varieties are dent corn, flint corn, flour corn, including blue corn (Zea mays amylacea) and waxy corn.

Flint corn

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Reid and his father, Robert Reid, moved from Brown County, Ohio to Tazewell County, Illinois in 1846 bringing with them a red corn variety known as "Johnny Hopkins", and crossed it with varieties of flint corn and floury corn. The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.

Popcorn

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The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.

Flour corn

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Reid and his father, Robert Reid, moved from Brown County, Ohio to Tazewell County, Illinois in 1846 bringing with them a red corn variety known as "Johnny Hopkins", and crossed it with varieties of flint corn and floury corn. The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.

Sweet corn

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The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
It is one of the six major types of corn, the others being dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, and flour corn.

Pod corn

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The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.

Maize

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Dent corn also known as yellow dent corn, Reid's yellow dent corn, white dent corn, or field corn, is a variety of maize or corn with a high soft starch content.
The six major types of maize are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.

Starch

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Dent corn also known as yellow dent corn, Reid's yellow dent corn, white dent corn, or field corn, is a variety of maize or corn with a high soft starch content.

Brown County, Ohio

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Reid and his father, Robert Reid, moved from Brown County, Ohio to Tazewell County, Illinois in 1846 bringing with them a red corn variety known as "Johnny Hopkins", and crossed it with varieties of flint corn and floury corn.

Tazewell County, Illinois

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Reid and his father, Robert Reid, moved from Brown County, Ohio to Tazewell County, Illinois in 1846 bringing with them a red corn variety known as "Johnny Hopkins", and crossed it with varieties of flint corn and floury corn.

World's Columbian Exposition

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Most of today's hybrid corn varieties and cultivars are derived from it. This variety won a prize at the 1893 World's Fair.

Cornmeal

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Most of the corn grown in the United States today is yellow dent corn or a closely related variety derived from it. Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas and taco shells.

Cornbread

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Most of the corn grown in the United States today is yellow dent corn or a closely related variety derived from it. Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas and taco shells.

Corn chip

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Most of the corn grown in the United States today is yellow dent corn or a closely related variety derived from it. Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas and taco shells.

Tortilla

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Most of the corn grown in the United States today is yellow dent corn or a closely related variety derived from it. Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas and taco shells.

Wheat tortilla

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Most of the corn grown in the United States today is yellow dent corn or a closely related variety derived from it. Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas and taco shells.

Plastic

Fructose

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Starch derived from this high-starch content variety is turned into plastics, as well as fructose which is used as a sweetener (high-fructose corn syrup) in many processed foods and soft drinks.

High-fructose corn syrup

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Starch derived from this high-starch content variety is turned into plastics, as well as fructose which is used as a sweetener (high-fructose corn syrup) in many processed foods and soft drinks.

Edward Lewis Sturtevant

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indentata, synonym Zea indentata Sturtev., was identified and published by American agronomist and botanist Edward Lewis Sturtevant (1842–1898).

Poaceae

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It is categorized as a species within the family Poaceae, subfamily Panicoideae, and tribe Andropogoneae—a tribe of grasses that use the NADP–malic enzyme subtype of C 4 photosynthesis in carbon fixation.

Panicoideae

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It is categorized as a species within the family Poaceae, subfamily Panicoideae, and tribe Andropogoneae—a tribe of grasses that use the NADP–malic enzyme subtype of C 4 photosynthesis in carbon fixation.

Andropogoneae

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It is categorized as a species within the family Poaceae, subfamily Panicoideae, and tribe Andropogoneae—a tribe of grasses that use the NADP–malic enzyme subtype of C 4 photosynthesis in carbon fixation.

Carbon fixation

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It is categorized as a species within the family Poaceae, subfamily Panicoideae, and tribe Andropogoneae—a tribe of grasses that use the NADP–malic enzyme subtype of C 4 photosynthesis in carbon fixation.

Annual plant

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indentata) is a fast-growing, vertically erect, short-lived annual plant and similar to many other varieties of Zea mays.