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palmito

noun

Definition of palmito

plural

-s

obsolete

  1. :  palmetto

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Origin and Etymology of palmito

Spanish, diminutive of palma palm tree, from Latin — more at palm


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palmito

noun palmi·to \palˈmēt(ˌ)ō, päˈm-\

Definition of palmito

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  cabbage 2 b :  a palm whose terminal bud is used as food

  2. 2 :  any of several yuccas of Mexico and the southwestern U.S.

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Origin and Etymology of palmito

American Spanish, from Spanish palmito palmetto


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