Definition of chupon
1a : a tropical American timber tree (Bumelia obtusifolia) with yellowish brown very hard heavy wood b : a South American timber tree (Gustavia yaracuyensis) of the family Lecythidaceae with dark black-streaked wood
2 : a sucker of the chocolate tree
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Origin and Etymology of chupon
American Spanish chupón
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