noun mes·qui·tal \¦meskə¦tal\

Definition of mesquital



  1. 1 Southwest :  an area on which mesquite is the dominant plant form

  2. 2 Southwest :  a thicket of mesquite take the saddle off her and hide it in a mesquital — J. F. Dobie —called also mesquite — compare chaparral 2

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Origin and Etymology of mesquital

Spanish mezquital, from mezquite mesquite

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a trip made at another's expense

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