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Johnb - co.uk January 20th, 2022 04:08 PM

[Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
Dear people
please find 12 definitions for TSAMBA. One is from a dictionary the
remainder are inventions. Please Vote for 2 of these offerings disposing
your votes as you will. Do not look up the word until after you have voted.
Vote deadline is midday GMT Saturday

*JohnnyB*

1 [Africa] A plot of land usually about 0.5 acre/2,000 sq. m. in size; a
building lot.

2 N. A Xhosa word for a knife used in ceremonies in /iMpuma-Koloni/*(the
Eastern Cape), South Africa.

3 /[South African] /Whip originally made out of leather, now also made
out of plastic. Also known as sjambok.

4 Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin (Spheniscus demersus)..

5 The name of three closely related species of a formerly important
freshwater food fish of Malawi, /Oreochromis lidole,//O. karongae/*and
/O. squamipinnis,/that were overfished to the point of extinction in the
1990s.

6 A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground roasted barley made into a
paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients, and formed into balls

7 An organ stop of eight-foot pitch.

8 In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to transport
people or goods.

9 A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.

10 A drum played with the hands.

11 A type of unleavened flatbread popular in Sri Lanka and parts of India.

12**************Raspberry tea.



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Judy Madnick January 20th, 2022 06:03 PM

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Too many definitions related to Africa. I'll go with these:



 





10               A drum played with the hands.



and



 





12               Raspberry tea.



 



Judy Madnick

 

 










JohnnyB


1        & nbsp;     [Africa] A plot of land usually about 0.5 acre/2,000 sq. m. in size; a building lot.



2        & nbsp;     N. A Xhosa word for a knife used in ceremonies in iMpuma-Koloni (the Eastern Cape), South Africa.



3        & nbsp;     [South African] Whip originally made out of leather, now also made out of plastic. Also known as sjambok.



4        & nbsp;     Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin (Spheniscus demersus).



5        & nbsp;     The name of three closely related species of a formerly important freshwater food fish of Malawi, Oreochromis lidole, O. karongae and O. squamipinnis, that were overfished to the point of extinction in the 1990s.



6        & nbsp;     A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground roasted barley made into a paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients, and formed into balls



8        & nbsp;     In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to transport people or goods.



9        & nbsp;     A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.



10               A drum played with the hands.



11               A type of unleavened flatbread popular in Sri Lanka and parts of India.



12               Raspberry tea.





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Tim B January 21st, 2022 03:57 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
1 and 10, please.

Best wishes,
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Ann Druce January 21st, 2022 04:31 AM

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Chowie January 21st, 2022 07:43 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
8 and 9.

#7 is missing.

On Thu, Jan 20, 2022, 5:08 PM Johnb - co.uk <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk> wrote:

> Dear people
> please find 12 definitions for TSAMBA. One is from a dictionary the
> remainder are inventions. Please Vote for 2 of these offerings disposing
> your votes as you will. Do not look up the word until after you have voted.
> Vote deadline is midday GMT Saturday
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
> 1 [Africa] A plot of land usually about 0.5 acre/2,000 sq.
> m. in size; a building lot.
>
> 2 N. A Xhosa word for a knife used in ceremonies in
> *iMpuma-Koloni* (the Eastern Cape), South Africa.
>
> 3 *[South African] *Whip originally made out of leather, now
> also made out of plastic. Also known as sjambok.
>
> 4 Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin
> (Spheniscus demersus).
>
> 5 The name of three closely related species of a formerly
> important freshwater food fish of Malawi, *Oreochromis lidole,* *O.
> karongae* and *O. squamipinnis,* that were overfished to the point of
> extinction in the 1990s.
>
> 6 A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground roasted barley
> made into a paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients, and formed into
> balls
>
> 7 An organ stop of eight-foot pitch.
>
> 8 In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to
> transport people or goods.
>
> 9 A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.
>
> 10 A drum played with the hands.
>
> 11 A type of unleavened flatbread popular in Sri Lanka and
> parts of India.
>
> 12 Raspberry tea.
>
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Chowie January 21st, 2022 07:45 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
I not was looking at the original list, so please ignore my remark about #7.

On Thu, Jan 20, 2022, 5:08 PM Johnb - co.uk <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk> wrote:

> Dear people
> please find 12 definitions for TSAMBA. One is from a dictionary the
> remainder are inventions. Please Vote for 2 of these offerings disposing
> your votes as you will. Do not look up the word until after you have voted.
> Vote deadline is midday GMT Saturday
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
> 1 [Africa] A plot of land usually about 0.5 acre/2,000 sq.
> m. in size; a building lot.
>
> 2 N. A Xhosa word for a knife used in ceremonies in
> *iMpuma-Koloni* (the Eastern Cape), South Africa.
>
> 3 *[South African] *Whip originally made out of leather, now
> also made out of plastic. Also known as sjambok.
>
> 4 Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin
> (Spheniscus demersus).
>
> 5 The name of three closely related species of a formerly
> important freshwater food fish of Malawi, *Oreochromis lidole,* *O.
> karongae* and *O. squamipinnis,* that were overfished to the point of
> extinction in the 1990s.
>
> 6 A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground roasted barley
> made into a paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients, and formed into
> balls
>
> 7 An organ stop of eight-foot pitch.
>
> 8 In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to
> transport people or goods.
>
> 9 A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.
>
> 10 A drum played with the hands.
>
> 11 A type of unleavened flatbread popular in Sri Lanka and
> parts of India.
>
> 12 Raspberry tea.
>
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'France International/Mike Shefler' via Dixonary January 21st, 2022 09:31 AM

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I'll go with 5 and 9.

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Tim Lodge January 21st, 2022 02:46 PM

[Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
I'll avoid the African ones and go for 6 and 12.

6 A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground
roasted barley made into a paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients,
and formed into balls

12 Raspberry tea.

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Efrem G Mallach January 21st, 2022 04:57 PM

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Unlike some others, I do believe the African connection. I'll go with 8 and 9.

Efrem

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> On Jan 20, 2022, at 5:08 PM, Johnb - co.uk <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk> wrote:
>
> Dear people
> please find 12 definitions for TSAMBA. One is from a dictionary the remainder are inventions. Please Vote for 2 of these offerings disposing your votes as you will. Do not look up the word until after you have voted.
> Vote deadline is midday GMT Saturday
>
> JohnnyB
> 8 In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to transport people or goods.
>
> 9 A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.


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Daniel B Widdis January 21st, 2022 05:08 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
I suppose I missed submitting a definition. Oops.



I feel like I’ve heard this before but don’t recognize any defs so I’m free to vote happily for anyone using Jackass in a def (4).* And I think I’d prefer maize beer (9) to raspberry tea.

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Shani Naylor January 21st, 2022 06:38 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Rnd 3225 TSAMBA Call for votes
 
African... or not? I'll go with one of each, 4 & 7.

4 Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin
(Spheniscus demersus).

7 An organ stop of eight-foot pitch.



On Fri, Jan 21, 2022 at 11:08 AM Johnb - co.uk <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
wrote:

> Dear people
> please find 12 definitions for TSAMBA. One is from a dictionary the
> remainder are inventions. Please Vote for 2 of these offerings disposing
> your votes as you will. Do not look up the word until after you have voted.
> Vote deadline is midday GMT Saturday
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
> 1 [Africa] A plot of land usually about 0.5 acre/2,000 sq.
> m. in size; a building lot.
>
> 2 N. A Xhosa word for a knife used in ceremonies in
> *iMpuma-Koloni* (the Eastern Cape), South Africa.
>
> 3 *[South African] *Whip originally made out of leather, now
> also made out of plastic. Also known as sjambok.
>
> 4 Local name for the South African or Jackass penguin
> (Spheniscus demersus).
>
> 5 The name of three closely related species of a formerly
> important freshwater food fish of Malawi, *Oreochromis lidole,* *O.
> karongae* and *O. squamipinnis,* that were overfished to the point of
> extinction in the 1990s.
>
> 6 A basic Tibetan dish consisting of ground roasted barley
> made into a paste with butter, tea, and other ingredients, and formed into
> balls
>
> 7 An organ stop of eight-foot pitch.
>
> 8 In East Africa: A bicycle or motorbike used as a taxi to
> transport people or goods.
>
> 9 A home-brewed maize beer made in parts of Southern Africa.
>
> 10 A drum played with the hands.
>
> 11 A type of unleavened flatbread popular in Sri Lanka and
> parts of India.
>
> 12 Raspberry tea.
>
>
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Paul Keating January 22nd, 2022 03:30 AM

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6 & 12 for me.

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