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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Amelcorn \Am"el*corn`\, n. [Ger. amelkorn: cf. MHG. amel, amer, spelt, and L. amylum starch, Gr. ?.] A variety of wheat from which starch is produced; -- called also French rice. [1913 Webster]