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Ahuehuete

Definition of the noun Ahuehuete

What does Ahuehuete mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. Mexico's most famous tree; a giant specimen of Montezuma cypress more than 2,000 years old with a girth of 165 feet at Santa Maria del Tule

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Google previewMayo Ethnobotany (2002)

Land, History, and Traditional Knowledge in Northwest Mexico by David Yetman, Thomas R. Van Devender

Ahuehuete is the Aztec term, and the Mayo name is the same, according to Wencelao Mendibles of La Cuesta. Sabino is a southwestern variety of the bald cypress of the swamps of the southeastern United States. Unlike its swamp- dwelling ...

Google previewNew Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary (1996)

by Edy G. Schaffer

FIRST, EARLY, FRONT, BEFORE, FORWARD, WINNING, LEADING forge LEAD, ADVANCE, PROGRESS French A LA MODE of its time ULTRAMODERN ahem sound COUGH ahuehuete CYPRESS ai SLOTH aid ABET, HELP. SUCCOR ...

Google previewOxford English Dictionary Additions Series (1997)

by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner

AIR ahuehuete (|&l1WCI'hWCIICI), n. [Mex Sp., ad. Nahuatl ahuehuetl, f. huehue old + atl water] A Mexican swamp cypress, Taxodium mucronatum (family Taxodiaceae), which can attain great girth and is important for the production of ...

Google previewTechnological dictionary (1920)

by Néstor Ponce de León

ahuehuete. gúu>t cypress. ahumadura, smoking. •Mimar, to smoke, to blote. to besmoke. to fume, to cure in smoke (draw.) to blacken with smoke. • huracanado (mar.) tempestuous. ahusado, spindle shaped. ahusar. to taper, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

[Also ahuehuete; Nahuatl (central Mexico).] The swamp-cypress of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia ofnames ... ed. by Benjamin E. Smith ... v. 12. Atlas (1911)

They took refuge in the hollow trunk of a cypress ( ahuehuete) ...

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Small photo of Montezuma Cypress or Ahuehuete tree in Central Mexico. One of the largest trees on earth.Small photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World HeritageSmall photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World HeritageSmall photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World HeritageSmall photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World HeritageSmall photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World HeritageSmall photo of The Tree of Tule (El Arbol de Tule), Montezuma cypress or ahuehuete in Nahuatl. UNESCO World Heritage More...

Scrabble value of A1H4U1E1H4U1E1T1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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