maguey

noun ma·guey \ mə-ˈgā \
Updated on: 9 Jan 2018

Definition of maguey

1 : any of various fleshy-leaved agaves (such as the century plant)
2 : any of several hard fibers derived from magueys; especially : cantala

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Origin and Etymology of maguey

Spanish, from Taino


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