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Lengua

[leng-gwuh] /ˈlɛŋ gwə/
noun
1.
a member of a group of Indian peoples living in the Gran Chaco area of Paraguay.
2.
any of several languages spoken by these peoples.
Origin
1820-1825
1820-25; < Spanish; literally, tongue, referring to their custom of wearing labrets
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