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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Origin and Etymology of 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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