Definition of sacahuiste
: a bear grass (Nolina texana) of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico that may cause poisoning in some livestock
Variants of sacahuiste
Origin and Etymology of sacahuiste
Mexican Spanish zacahuiscle, from Nahuatl *zacahuitztli, from zacatl grass, hay + huitztli thorn
First Known Use: 1896
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