We just can't get away from food... (was: Re: Mordion/Tess)
pandinac at tartarus.uwa.edu.au
Mon Mar 20 07:52:31 EST 2000
On Mon, 20 Mar 2000, Sally Odgers wrote:
> BTW, what are hominy and grits? Sound 'orrid.
>From the same source as the cornpone definition:
n. Hulled and dried kernels of corn, prepared as food by boiling.
[Short for Virginia Algonquian uskatahomen.]
And grits is ground hominy, apparently.
See also http://www.letsfindout.com/subjects/america/grits.html
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