chanar

noun
cha·​nar | \ chänˈyär \
plural chanares\ -​ä(ˌ)rās \

Definition of chanar

: a thorny shrub or small tree (Geoffraea decorticans) of the family Leguminosae common in central Argentina which bears sweet edible berries

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History and Etymology for chanar

Spanish chañar

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“Chanar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chanar. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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