palmilla

noun

pal·​mi·​lla
pälˈmē(y)ə
plural -s
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or less commonly palmillo
-ē(ˌ)(y)ō
[palmillo American Spanish, diminutive of Spanish palma] : a soap plant (Yucca elata)

Word History

Etymology

American Spanish, diminutive of Spanish palma palm

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“Palmilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palmilla. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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