Definition of coquito in English:


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Pronunciation: /kɒˈkiːtəʊ

noun (plural coquitos)

  • A thick-trunked Chilean palm tree which yields large amounts of sweet sap (palm honey) and fibre.
    • Jubaea chilensis, family Palmae


mid 19th century: from Spanish, diminutive of coco 'coconut'.

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