Definition of copal
: a recent or fossil resin from various tropical trees
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After dinner, retire to one of the cozy lounge areas for (more) mezcal, wafts of copal, and live music.
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Origin and Etymology of copal
Spanish, from Nahuatl copalli resin
First Known Use: 1577See Words from the same year
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