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[kee-noh] /ˈki noʊ/

noun, plural kinos.
(in Europe) a motion-picture theater; cinema.
[kee-noh] /ˈki noʊ/
Eusebio Francisco (Padre Kino; Father Kino) 1645?–1711, Tyrolean-born explorer and missionary in SW North America.
a dark red resin obtained from various tropical plants, esp an Indian leguminous tree, Pterocarpus marsupium, used as an astringent and in tanning Also called kino gum


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