noun ta·sa·ji·llo \ˌtäsəˈhē(ˌ)(y)ō\

Definition of tasajillo



  1. :  an arborescent prickly pear (Opuntia leptocaulis) of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico with slender cylindrical joints and greenish yellow flowers

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Origin and Etymology of tasajillo

Mexican Spanish, diminutive of tasajo

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a brief usually trivial fact

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