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American Spanish, from Spanish, holm oak, modification of Late Latin ilicina, feminine of ilicinus of holm oak, from Latin ilic-, ilex holm oak + -inus -ine
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“Encina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/encina. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.
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