nopal

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish nopal, from Nahuatl nopalli (Opuntia cactus). Compare nopales.

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nopal (plural nopals or nopal)

  1. A prickly pear cactus from the genus Opuntia, especially Opuntia cochinellifera.



Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl nohpalli.

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Noun[edit]

nopal m (plural nopales)

  1. nopal (plant)

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