cauchillo

noun
cau·​chi·​llo | \ kau̇ˈchē(ˌ)(y)ō \
plural -s

Definition of cauchillo

: a tropical American timber tree (Lecythis ollaria) yielding a valuable reddish brown wood and bearing fruits with seeds resembling Brazil nuts — see cream nut

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History and Etymology for cauchillo

American Spanish

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“Cauchillo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cauchillo. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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