amargoso

noun amar·go·so \ ˌämərˈgō(ˌ)sō , -sə \
variants: or less commonly amargosa \-sə\

Definition of amargoso

plural -s
1 : the bark of the goatbush
2
[Philippine Spanish, from Spanish, bitter]
: the balsam apple of the Philippines

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Origin and Etymology of amargoso

Mexican Spanish amargoso goatbush, from Spanish, bitter, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin amaricosus, from Latin amarus


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