chichipate

noun chi·chi·pa·te \ ˌchichəˈpätē \

Definition of chichipate

plural -s
:a tropical American timber tree (Sweetia panamensis) of the family Leguminosae

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Origin and Etymology of chichipate

American Spanish, from Nahuatl chichipatli, literally, bitter medicine, from chichic bitter + patli medicine


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