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wampee

noun wam·pee \wämˈpē also wȯm-\

Definition of wampee

plural

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  1. 1 South :  pickerelweed 1

  2. 2 South :  arrow arum

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Origin and Etymology of wampee

of Algonquian origin; akin to Natick wampan, wómpi white, Shawnee wapa


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wampee

noun wam·pee \"\
variants: less commonly

wampi

\"\

Definition of wampee

plural

-s

  1. :  an Asiatic tree (Clausena lansium) of the family Rutaceae cultivated in Hawaii; also :  its fruit which is about the size of a large grape and which has a hard rind

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Origin and Etymology of wampee

Chinese (Pekingese) huang2-p'i2, from huang2 yellow + p'i2 skin


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