noun co·qui·to \-tō\
variants: less commonly

coquito palm

Definition of coquito



  1. :  a pinnate-leaved palm (Jubaea spectabilis) of Chile whose sap is used in making palm honey, seeds for sweetmeats, and fiber for cordage

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Origin and Etymology of coquito

Spanish coquito, diminutive of coco coco palm, from Portuguese côco — more at coco

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to cast off or become cast off

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