manzana

noun man·za·na \ mənˈzänə \

Definition of manzana

plural -s
:any of several units of land area used especially in Central America that average around 1.7 acres

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Origin and Etymology of manzana

American Spanish, from Spanish, apple, block of houses, from Old Spanish mazana, maçana apple, from Latin (mala) Matiana, from mala apples + Matiana, neuter plural of Matianus of Matius, from C. Matius, 1st century b.c. Roman writer on gastronomy + Latin -anus -an


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