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galanga

noun ga·lan·ga \gə-ˈläŋ-gə\

Definition of GALANGA

:  galangal

Origin of GALANGA

Middle English, from Old English & Medieval Latin; Middle English, from Old English gallengar, from Medieval Latin galanga, gallingar
First Known Use: before 12th century

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