ahuehuete

noun
ahue·hue·te | \ˌä-wē-ˈwā-tē\
plural -s

Definition of ahuehuete 

: a Mexican cypress (Taxodium mucronatum) of great girth

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First Known Use of ahuehuete

1778, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ahuehuete

Spanish, from Nahuatl ahuehueton, literally, old man of the water, from atl water + huehueton old man, from huehue old

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