Definition of huisache in English:

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huisache

Pronunciation: /wēˈsäCHē/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

An acacia tree with violet-scented flowers that yield an essential oil used in perfumery, native to warm regions of America and cultivated elsewhere. Also called sweet acacia, sponge tree.
  • Acacia farnesiana, family Leguminosae.
Example sentences
  • Fort Clark Springs is Trans-Pecos brushland with a manicured golf course dominated by honey mesquite, huisache, and Acacia spp.
  • Comanche Lookout Park hosts combinations of ashe juniper, Texas and Mexican buckeye, as well as chinaberry, graneno, Lindheimer hackberry, honey mesquite, huisache, and more.
  • But, not so apparent, the ground under the mesquites and huisaches was dry, and the underbrush was parched.

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Syllabification: hui·sa·che

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