[ puh-nob-skot, -skuht ]

noun,plural Pe·nob·scots, (especially collectively) Pe·nob·scot for 2.
  1. a river flowing S from N Maine into Penobscot Bay. 350 miles (565 km) long.

  2. a member of a North American Indian people of the Penobscot River valley.

  1. the Eastern Algonquian language of the Penobscot, a dialect of Abenaki.

Words Nearby Penobscot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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