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Spanish bayonet

noun

Definition of Spanish bayonet

  1. :  any of several yuccas; especially :  one (Yucca aloifolia) of the southeastern United States and West Indies with rigid spine-tipped leaves



1843

First Known Use of spanish bayonet

1843


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