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susu

[soo-soo] /ˈsuˌsu/
noun
1.
an institutionalized kinship group among the Dobuans, composed of a woman, her brother, and the woman's children.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; < Dobuan, said to mean literally, milk of the mother
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British Dictionary definitions for susu

sou-sou

/ˈsuːsuː/
noun
1.
(Caribbean) an arrangement made among friends whereby each person makes regular contributions to a fund, the money being drawn out periodically by each individual in turn
Word Origin
probably of W African origin, influenced by French sou small coin, via Creole

susu

/ˈsuːsuː/
noun
1.
a variant form of sou-sou

Susu

/ˈsuːsuː/
noun
1.
(pl) -su, -sus. a member of a Negroid people of W Africa, living chiefly in Guinea, the Sudan, and Sierra Leone
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Mande branch of the Niger-Congo family
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