noun \ˈsō-ˌtōl\

Definition of SOTOL

:  any of several plants (genus Dasylirion) of the agave family of the southwestern United States and Mexico that resemble a yucca

Origin of SOTOL

American Spanish, from Nahuatl zōtōlin palm tree
First Known Use: 1881


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