from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The final period of the Mogollon culture, from the 9th to the 13th century, noted for its distinctive pottery bowls painted with black-on-white designs.
Spanish, pl. of mimbre, willow, withy, wicker, variant of vimbre, from Old Spanish vimbre, vimpne, from Latin vīmen, vīmin-; see wei- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)