cana dulce


ca·​na dul·​ce
: the seeds of the cana dulce tree (Licania arborea) of Mexico that yield an oil used for illumination and in soapmaking

Word History


Mexican Spanish caña dulce, from Spanish, sugar cane

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“Cana dulce.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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