Pronunciation: (in-gOOsh'), [key]
—pl. -gush•es, (esp. collectively) -gush for 1.
1. a member of a Sunni Muslim people living north of the Caucasus Mountains, closely related to the Chechen.
2. the Caucasian language of the Ingush.
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