pinang

[ pi-nang ]
/ pɪˈnæŋ /

noun

the betel palm or its nut.

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Origin of pinang

Borrowed into English from Malay around 1655–65

Definition for pinang (2 of 2)

Pinang
[ pi-nang, -nahng ]
/ pɪˈnæŋ, -ˈnɑŋ /

noun

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