ABORTIVE CORN. A disease in corn, which shews itself when the stalk is about eighteen inches high, and may be known by a deformity of the ear, the leaves, the stalk, and even the grain. Corn in this state, if not directly unwholesome, mav be considered as unfit for horses from its deficiency of nutriment.
Harewood, Harry. A Dictionary of Sports. London: T. Tegg and son, 1835.
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