espavé

noun
es·​pa·​vé | \ ¦espə¦vā \
variants: or less commonly espavel \ -​vel \
plural -s

Definition of espavé

: a tropical American timber tree (Anacardium excelsum) with reddish rather soft wood used for making dugout canoes

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History and Etymology for espavé

American Spanish

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“Espavé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/espav%C3%A9. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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