nispero

noun
ni·​spe·​ro | \ ˈnēspəˌrō \
plural -s

Definition of nispero

1 : any of various plants of the genus Achras found in Spanish America especially : sapodilla
2 : loquat

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History and Etymology for nispero

American Spanish níspero, from Spanish, medlar, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin nespilus, from Latin mespilus, mespilum, from Greek mespilon

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“Nispero.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nispero. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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