Translation of maize in Spanish:

maize

maíz, n.

Pronunciation: /meɪz//meɪz/

noun

  • 1

    (plant)
    maíz masculine
    before noun maize field maizal masculine
    • The main crops that are harvested for this are maize, rice, wheat, and potatoes.
    • Previous work with wheat and barley is extended to include experiments with maize.
    • Tortillas are infinitely versatile and usually made from corn or maize, but also from wheat.
    • A similar phenotype has been observed in other species, including maize and sorghum.
    • Farmers may be forced to change from barley and wheat to maize as warming continues.
  • 2

    (grains)
    maíz masculine
    choclo masculine Peru Southern Cone
    elote masculine Mexico