pinole

pinole

[pi-noh-lee; Spanish pee-naw-le]
noun
corn or wheat, dried, ground, and sweetened, usually with the flour of mesquite beans.

Origin:
1835–45, Americanism; < Mexican Spanish < Nahuatl pinolli flour, something ground

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Pinole

[pi-nohl]
noun
a town in W California.
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pinole (pɪˈnəʊlɪ)
 
n
(in the southwestern United States) flour made of parched ground corn, mesquite beans, sugar, etc
 
[from American Spanish, from Nahuatl]

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