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county pin

noun, South Midland and Southern U.S.

counterpin

[koun-ter-pin] /ˈkaʊn tərˌpɪn/
noun, South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
Also called county pin.
Origin
alteration, by folk etymology, of counterpane
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