tinaja

noun
ti·​na·​ja | \təˈnä(ˌ)hä\
plural -s

Definition of tinaja 

1 : a large porous water jar for cooling water by evaporation

2 Southwest : water, pocket, pothole

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History and Etymology for tinaja

Spanish, augmentative of tina jar, from Latin, wine jar

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