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Pindling

[pind-ling] /ˈpɪnd lɪŋ/
noun
1.
Lynden Oscar ("Father of the Bahamas") 1930–2000, Bahamian political leader: first prime minister 1967–92.
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pindling

/ˈpɪndlɪŋ/
adjective (dialect)
1.
(Western English) peevish or fractious
2.
(US) sickly or puny
Word Origin
C19: perhaps changed from spindling
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