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pembina

[pem-buh-nuh, pem-bee-] /ˈpɛm bə nə, pɛmˈbi-/
noun, Canadian (chiefly the Prairie Provinces) .
1.
highbush cranberry.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60; earlier panbina, pemine < Canadian French (now spelling pimbina) < Cree ni·pimina·na, plural of ni·pimina·n, a derivative with -min- berry
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