Definition of tasajillo
: 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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