ampongue

noun
am·​pongue | \ ˈamˌpȯŋ \
plural -s

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First Known Use of ampongue

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ampongue

borrowed from French, borrowed from Malagasy ampongy, name for the eastern wooly lemur (Avahi laniger)

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The first known use of ampongue was in 1897

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“Ampongue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ampongue. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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