corn liquor


corn liquor
noun
whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash
Syn: ↑moonshine, ↑bootleg
Derivationally related forms: ↑bootleg (for: ↑bootleg), ↑moonshine (for: ↑moonshine)
Hypernyms: ↑corn whiskey, ↑corn whisky, ↑corn

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noun

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corn liquor,
= corn whiskey. (Cf.corn whiskey)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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