pinole

[pi-noh-lee; Spanish pee-naw-le]

Origin of pinole

1835–45, Americanism; < Mexican Spanish < Nahuatl pinolli flour, something ground

Pinole

[pi-nohl]
noun
  1. a town in W California.
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British Dictionary definitions for pinole

pinole

noun
  1. (in the southwestern United States) flour made of parched ground corn, mesquite beans, sugar, etc

Word Origin for pinole

from American Spanish, from Nahuatl
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