chinchayote

noun
chin·​cha·​yo·​te | \ ˌchinchəˈyōd-ē \
plural -s

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History and Etymology for chinchayote

Mexican Spanish, from Nahuatl tzinchayotli, from tzintli rear or bottom part + chayotli chayote

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“Chinchayote.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chinchayote. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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