aguano

noun (1)
agua·​no | \ ə-ˈgwä-(ˌ)nō \
plural -s

Definition of aguano

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla)

Aguano

noun (2)
Agua·​no | \ ə-ˈgwä-(ˌ)nō \
plural Aguano or Aguanos

Definition of Aguano (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : an Indian people of Brazil
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Aguano people

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First Known Use of aguano

Noun (1)

1807, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1807, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for aguano

Noun (1)

Portuguese

Noun (2)

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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“Aguano.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aguano. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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