[ nwawk mahm ]
/ ˈnwɔk ˈmɑm /
a fish sauce used in Vietnamese cookery.
The United States Of Diversity: Fargo And Its NCVS Don’tcha KnowDoes your keeat sit an the meeat? Or, maybe you wait for the boss down the black? Do you cal your mam an Sundays? If you speak with a Northern Cities Vowel Shift (NCVS) accent you might sound this way, and it has our linguist nerds pushing up their glasses with anticipation.
- nunny bag,
- nuptial mass,
- nuptial plumage
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