hoja santa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish hoja ‎(leaf) + santa ‎(sacred)

Noun[edit]

hoja santa ‎(plural hoja santas)

  1. A Central American plant with sweet-scented leaves used to flavor food, Piper auritum

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