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panga

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Pronunciation: /ˈpaŋɡə
 
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Definition of panga in English:

noun

A bladed African tool like a machete.
Example sentences
  • Patice is given a panga, ploughshare, planer, bag of maize, bag of beans and small packets of tomato, onion, pumpkin and cabbage seed and he puts all of these in a hessian bag.
  • Meanwhile, five people are battling for their lives after being attacked by two men armed with pangas and knives on Sunday around 03: 00 hours at a new market in Mkushi.
  • ‘We put our own lives at risk because these boys carry long knives and pangas when they enter the school premises,’ he said.

Origin

Kiswahili.

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