chaparajos

plural noun
chap·​a·​ra·​jos | \ ˌsha-pə-ˈrā-(ˌ)ōs How to pronounce chaparajos (audio) , -ˈrä- How to pronounce chaparajos (audio) \
variants: or chaparejos \ ˌsha-​pə-​ˈrā-​(ˌ)ōs How to pronounce chaparejos (audio) \

Definition of chaparajos

First Known Use of chaparajos

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chaparajos

modification of Mexican Spanish chaparreras, from chaparro

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The first known use of chaparajos was in 1887

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“Chaparajos.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chaparajos. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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