molcajete

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Noun[edit]

molcajete (plural molcajetes)

  1. A traditional Mexican stone tool, equivalent in function to a mortar and pestle, used for grinding food.

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Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl mōlcaxitl.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mo̞lkaˈxe̞te̞/
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Noun[edit]

molcajete m (plural molcajetes)

  1. (Mexico) A small mortar, typically carved from vesicular basalt and used in traditional Mexican cuisine.

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