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pinguid

[ping-gwid] /ˈpɪŋ gwɪd/
adjective
1.
fat; oily.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; < Latin pingu(is) fat (compare Greek píōn) + -id4
Related forms
pinguidity, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pinguidity

pinguid

/ˈpɪŋɡwɪd/
adjective
1.
fatty, oily, or greasy; soapy
Derived Forms
pinguidity, noun
Word Origin
C17: from Latin pinguis fat, rich
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Word Origin and History for pinguidity

pinguid

adj.

1630s, from Latin pinguis "fat (adj.), juicy," figuratively "dull, gross, heavy; comfortable," from stem of pinguere, from PIE *pei- "fat, sap, juice" (see pine (n.)).

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