The Alternative Polish Dictionary: bambus

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Entry definition

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etymology 1 Borrowing from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು 〈bambu〉.
pronunciation
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noun: {{pl-noun}}
  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. wood of the bamboo plant
etymology 2 From the protagonist of the children's poem by .
noun: {{pl-noun}}
  1. (ethnic slur) nigger

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