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10 Words from Nahuatl, the Language of...
Avocado, chocolate, and more
“Avocado pear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/avocado%20pear. Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.
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