noun pa·tash·te \pəˈtäshtā\

Definition of patashte



  1. 1 :  a tropical American tree (Theobroma bicolor) resembling cacao and yielding a chocolate substitute

  2. 2 :  the cocoa obtained from the patashte tree —called also tiger cocoa

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Origin and Etymology of patashte

American Spanish pataxte, pataste, from Maya

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a trip made at another's expense

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