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mundungus

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noun mun·dun·gus \ˌmən-ˈdəŋ-gəs\

Definition of mundungus

archaic

  1. :  foul-smelling tobacco



Origin and Etymology of mundungus

modification of Spanish mondongo tripe


First Known Use: 1641


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