encina

noun
en·​ci·​na | \ ə̇nˈsēnə, en- \
plural -s

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History and Etymology for encina

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 15 Oct. 2021.

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