trillado

noun tril·la·do \trə̇ˈyä(ˌ)dō, -ä(ˌ)thō\

Definition of trillado

plural

-s

  1. :  market coffee prepared by drying the beans in the sun

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Origin and Etymology of trillado

American Spanish, from Spanish, past participle of trillar to thresh, probably from trillo threshing machine, from Latin tribulum threshing board — more at tribulation


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of trillado


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