tezontle

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish, from tetzontli, from tetl (stone) and tzontli (head hair).

Noun[edit]

tezontle (uncountable)

  1. A porous, extrusive, igneous, volcanic rock, usually reddish in colour, used extensively in construction in Mexico.

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl tetzontli, from tetl (stone) + tzontli (head, hair).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tezontle m (uncountable)

  1. tezontle

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