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perhaps dissimilated from cumbungi, another name for the plant (borrowed from Wemba-Wemba—Australian aboriginal language of western Victoria—gambaŋ), or borrowed from a cognate of the Wemba-Wemba word
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“Carbungi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbungi. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.
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