“Corn Cores” – NYT Mini Crossword Clue – Answer and Explanation

By | March 29, 2024

This interesting clue is last known to have appeared in the NYT Mini Crossword on December 8, 2022. You can play the nyt mini crossword online. Check out this page. Signup is not necessary. Check the clues right away and start guessing. Good time pass!


The answer to this clue "CORN CORES" is:

Answer: COBS (4 letters)


This answer to this riddle feels difficult, but turns out to be very easy once you know the answer. The word Corn itself is used to refer to a variety of different cereal crops like maize, wheat or even oats, depending on which country.

On the other hand the answer COBS actually means "the central cylindrical woody part of the maize ear to which the grains are attached."

Now you can see how Corn Cores and Cobs mean the same thing. The words cobs actually have many more meanings specially in british english, most of which are cereal, grain or food related in someway.

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