hominy means: Dry white or yellow corn kernels, with their hull and germ removed. As a side dish, or in Mexican stews. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does hominy mean?

  • Hominy, a Native American traditional food known as pozole and posole or posole is dried yellow field corn kernels. They have been rinsed in lime water to get rid of their husks. The germ has also been removed. Hominy can be ground into grits. Available canned, frozen or dried. (in Cooking Dictionary)
  • Ground kernels or whole corn, from which germ and hull have been removed by boiling in water and lye. (in Merlin Dictionary)