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kino

[kee-noh] /ˈki noʊ/
noun, plural kinos.
1.
(in Europe) a motion-picture theater; cinema.
Origin
< German, shortened form of Kinematograph < French cinématographe cinematograph

Kino

[kee-noh] /ˈki noʊ/
noun
1.
Eusebio Francisco (Padre Kino; Father Kino) 1645?–1711, Tyrolean-born explorer and missionary in SW North America.
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British Dictionary definitions for kino

keno

/ˈkiːno/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a game of chance similar to bingo
Word Origin
C19: of unknown origin

kino

/ˈkiːnəʊ/
noun
1.
a dark red resin obtained from various tropical plants, esp an Indian leguminous tree, Pterocarpus marsupium, used as an astringent and in tanning Also called kino gum
Word Origin
C18: of West African origin; related to Mandingo keno
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Encyclopedia Article for kino

keno

gambling game played with cards (tickets) bearing numbers in squares, usually from 1 to 80. A player marks or circles as many of these numbers as he wishes up to the permitted maximum, after which he hands in, or registers, his ticket and pays according to how many numbers he selected. At regular daily intervals a total of 20 numbered balls or pellets are randomly drawn from a container, and prizes are paid out by the house according to how many of each player's selected numbers are drawn

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