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palmito

noun

Definition of palmito

plural -s
obsolete

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Origin and Etymology of palmito

Spanish, diminutive of palma palm tree, from Latin


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palmito

noun palmi·to \ palˈmēt(ˌ)ō , päˈm- \

Definition of palmito

plural -s
1 a : cabbage 2
b : a palm whose terminal bud is used as food
2 : any of several yuccas of Mexico and the southwestern U.S.

Origin and Etymology of palmito

American Spanish, from Spanish palmito palmetto


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