hominy
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈhɒmɨni/
  • (god-guard merger and weak vowel merger) homophones en
Noun

hominy (uncountable)

  1. A food made from hulled corn (maize) kernels soaked in lye water, rinsed, then cooked and eaten; or, the rinsed kernels are dried and coarsely ground into hominy grits.
Synonyms
  • (hulled, lye-soaked, cooked kernels) nixtamal
Translations


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