pacoury

noun

pa·​cou·​ry
pəˈkürē
variants or less commonly pacouryuva
⸗ˌ⸗rēˈyüvə
plural pacouries also pacouryuvas
: bacury

Word History

Etymology

pacoury from Galibi; pacouryuva from Galibi pacoury + Tupi üva, üba tree

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“Pacoury.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pacoury. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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