jacate

noun
ja·​ca·​te | \həˈkäˌtā\
plural -s

Definition of jacate 

: a stout shrub (Hymenoclea monogyra) of the family Compositae of the southwestern U.S. and adjacent Mexico, having alternate leaves and heads of greenish flowers and forming dense thickets in sandy arroyos

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Mexican Spanish

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