noun cu·ie·jo \küˈyā(ˌ)hō\

Definition of cuiejo



  1. :  a tropical American nighthawk (Nyctidromus albicollis) the dried and ground bones of which are highly esteemed in parts of its range as a love potion —called also pauraque

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Origin and Etymology of cuiejo

modification of American Spanish cuyeo

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a brief usually trivial fact

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