ga·me·lo·te | \ˌgaməˈlōtē\
plural -s

Definition of gamelote 

: any of several grasses: such as

a : guinea grass sense 1

b : either of two foxtails of the West Indies (Setaria porretiana and S. paniculifera)

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History and Etymology for gamelote

American Spanish, alteration of gramalote, from Spanish gramal field of coarse grass, from grama coarse grass

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