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: any of several tropical American trees that yield extracts rich in tannin:
: a West Indian tree (Croton cascarilla)
: a Mexican tree (Caesalpinia cacalaco)
: the closely related divi-divi
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Mexican Spanish cascalote, nacascolote divi-divi, from Nahuatl nacazcolotl, literally, twisted ear, from nacaztli ear + colotl twisted
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