chupon

noun
chu·​pon | \ chüˈpōn \
plural -s

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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History and Etymology for chupon

American Spanish chupón

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“Chupon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chupon. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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