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nooning

[noo-ning] /ˈnu nɪŋ/
noun, Chiefly Inland North.
1.
2.
an interval at noon for rest or food.
3.
a rest or meal at noon.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English; see noon, -ing1
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nooning

/ˈnuːnɪŋ/
noun (dialect, mainly US)
1.
a midday break for rest or food
2.
midday; noon
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