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beano

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noun \ˈbē-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of beano

plural

beanos

British

  1. :  a noisy festive celebration



Origin and Etymology of beano

alteration of beanfeast festive occasion


First Known Use: 1891


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beano

noun

Definition of beano

plural

beanos

  1. :  bingo



Origin and Etymology of beano

by alteration


First Known Use: 1935


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