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[bawm-bee-yah, -lyah]
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noun, plural bom·bi·llas [bawm-bee-yahs, -lyahs] /bɔmˈbi yɑs, -lyɑs/. Spanish.
  1. a tube or drinking straw with a strainer at one end, especially for drinking maté.
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Origin of bombilla

First recorded in 1865–70
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