quebracho

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish quebracho, from quebrar (to break) + hacha (axe).

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Noun[edit]

quebracho (plural quebrachos)

  1. Any of several trees of southern South America with produce very hard wood rich in tannin, especially those of the genus Schinopsis.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish quebracho, from quebrar (to break) + hacha (axe).

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Noun[edit]

quebracho m (plural quebrachos)

  1. quebracho (South American tree with hard, tannin-rich wood)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Quebrar (to break) +‎ hacha (axe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ke.ˈbɾa.t͡ʃo/

Noun[edit]

quebracho m (plural quebrachos)

  1. a quebracho tree

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