The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Corn \Corn\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Corned (k?rnd); p. pr. & vb.
1. To preserve and season with salt in grains; to sprinkle
with salt; to cure by salting; now, specifically, to salt
slightly in brine or otherwise; as, to corn beef; to corn
2. To form into small grains; to granulate; as, to corn
3. To feed with corn or (in Sctland) oats; as, to corn
4. To render intoxicated; as, ale strong enough to corn one.
Corning house, a house or place where powder is corned or