yareta

noun

ya·​re·​ta
yəˈrātə
plural -s
: any of several densely cushioned resinous Andean herbs of the genera Azorella and Laretia (family Umbelliferae) commonly used as fuel

called also llareta

Word History

Etymology

American Spanish, from Quechua

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“Yareta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yareta. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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