tronador

noun tro·na·dor \¦trōnə¦dȯ(ə)r\

Definition of tronador

plural

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  1. 1 :  a Central American, Mexican, and West Indian woody herb (Abutilon trisulcatum)

  2. 2 :  the bast fiber of the tronador used especially for ropes and nets

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Origin and Etymology of tronador

American Spanish, literally, thunderer, from Spanish, from tronar to thunder, modification of Latin tonare; from its noisy dehiscence — more at thunder


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