Definition of probang in English:

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probang

Pronunciation: /ˈprōˌbaNG/

noun

Medicine
A strip of flexible material with a sponge or tuft at the end, used to remove an object from or apply medication to the throat.

Origin

Mid 17th century (named provang by its inventor): perhaps an alteration suggested by probe.

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Syllabification: pro·bang

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