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What organism does cornstarch come from?

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Answered 2009-08-30 19:49:02

"cornstarch material made by pulverizing the ground, dried residue of corn grains after preparatory soaking and the removal of the embryo and the outer covering. It is used as laundry starch, in sizing paper, in making adhesives, and in cooking. "

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