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Definition of the noun mealie
What does mealie mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: mealies
- an ear of corn
Alternative definition of the noun mealie
- [South Africa] An ear or kernel of maize; in plural as mass noun: maize, corn.
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The new Transvaal (1908)
by C. M. Bruce
The mealie is a plant to delight the eye of an artist with strong bold lines of stem and leaf and cob of yellow seeds in rows of mathematical precision. The cob is a favourite dish in South Africa ; boiled until soft and eaten (fingers and teeth — no ...
Its People, Commerce, Industries, and Resources by Lloyd's Greater Britain Publishing Company
farm, “ Brasfort Park," Thornville Junction, the mealie is the chief crop, between three and four thousand bags being produced annually. The firm started farming in 1881 on some 13,000 acres, mealies being the principal crop; ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
English: red witchweed, common mealie-witchweed, mealie witchweed, witchweed, buri, striga, isona weed, Matabele flower, mealie poison, scarlet lobelia China: du jiao gan East Africa: ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
farina, grain, maize, mealie, millet, oats, porridge, rice, rye, sago, semolina, spelt, tapioca, wheat cereal bristle awn cereal chaff bran cereal coating bran cereal crop barley, buckwheat, corn, farina, grain, maize, mealie, millet, oats, porridge, ...
The Diner's Dictionary (2012)
Word Origins of Food and Drink by John Ayto
mealie The South African English term for maize. It was adapted (possibly influenced in spelling by English meal ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
in English: Asiatic witchweed, buri, common mealie-witchweed, isona weed, Matabele flower, mealie poison, mealie witchweed, red witchweed, scarlet lobelia, striga, tobacco jasmine ...
mealie (mé'li), n. [Cape D. milje, Č Pg. milho, millet, maize..] An ear of maize or Indian ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
mealie (mé'li), n. [S. African.] An ear of maize or Indian corn; specifically, in the plural, ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
mealie (mé'li), n. [Cape D. mi.jc, (Pg. milho, millet, maize.] An ear of maize or Indian ...
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
mealie (mé'li), n. [S. African.] An ear of maize or Indian corn; specifically , in the plural, maize: as, a sack of mealies. [South Africa and Australia.] Among the exhibits in the Natal section, the maize (locally mealies), owing to its splendid ...
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
mealie like meal in texture, powdery, floury; containing oatmeal (Scot): covered with, or as if with, meal; having a powdery surface; speckled, flecked; whitish, pale. — meal-ark (Scot) a large chest for holding oatmeal; mealie ...
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Scrabble value of M3E1A1L1I1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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