Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- plural form of
1919, Various, Cambridge Essays on Education:
- If these maizes were two boys, not improbably the one would be caned for failing to respond to treatment so efficacious in the case of the other.
2007 October 25, Reuters, “Approval for 4 Modified Crops”, New York Times:
- The first maize and one of the hybrid maizes are made jointly by Pioneer Hi-Bred International, a subsidiary of DuPont , and Mycogen Seeds, a unit of Dow AgroSciences, which is owned by Dow Chemical .