cochil sapota

noun
co·chil sa·po·ta | \kōˈchēlsəˈpōtə\

Definition of cochil sapota 

1 : a large Mexican tree (Casimiroa edulis) with fruit about the size of a large apple and resembling the peach in flavor

2 : the fruit of the cochil sapota

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History and Etymology for cochil sapota

Spanish cochilzapote, from Nahuatl cochiztzapotl, from cochitl sleep + tzapotl sapote; from the belief that eating the fruit would put one to sleep

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