[ prey-ril-yuhn, pruh-ril-uhn ]
/ preɪˈrɪl yən, prəˈrɪl ən /
a small prairie.
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Origin of prairillon
1795–1805, Americanism; probably <North American French, diminutive of French prairieprairie
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