pinole

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noun pi·no·le \pi-ˈnō-lē\

Definition of pinole

  1. 1 :  a finely ground flour made from parched corn

  2. 2 :  any of various flours resembling pinole and ground from the seeds of other plants

Origin and Etymology of pinole

American Spanish, from Nahuatl pinolli


First Known Use: 1648

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