bur·​gao | \ bərˈgau̇\
variants: or less commonly burgau \ bərˈgau̇ \ or burgo \ -​gō \
plural -s

Definition of burgao

: a common top shell (Livona pica) of the West Indies whose flesh is esteemed as food and whose shell is used in making buttons and ornamental novelties

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History and Etymology for burgao

American Spanish & French & Portuguese; American Spanish burgao & French burgau, from Portuguese burgó, burgão, from Tupi perigoá

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