Chicalote
Chicalote Chi`ca*lo"te, n. [Sp., prob. of Mex. origin.] (Bot.) A Mexican prickly poppy ({Argemone platyceras}), which has migrated into California. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • chicalote — (del nahua «chicalotl») m. *Argemone (planta papaverácea). * * * chicalote. (Del nahua chicalotl). m. argemone …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • chicalote — ☆ chicalote [chik΄ə lōt′ē, chik΄ə lōt′ā ] n. 〚AmSp, name used for various thorny plants < Nahuatl chicalotl < chicaloyo, thorny〛 the prickly poppy (Argemone platyceras) of Mexico and the SW U.S., with large, white flowers * * * …   Universalium

  • chicalote — (Del nahua chicalotl). m. argemone …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • chicalote — ☆ chicalote [chik΄ə lōt′ē, chik΄ə lōt′ā ] n. [AmSp, name used for various thorny plants < Nahuatl chicalotl < chicaloyo, thorny] the prickly poppy (Argemone platyceras) of Mexico and the SW U.S., with large, white flowers …   English World dictionary

  • chicalote — sustantivo masculino argemone …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • chicalote — chi·ca·lo·te …   English syllables

  • chicalote — ˌchikəˈlōd.ē noun ( s) Etymology: Spanish, from Nahuatl chicalotl : a white flowered prickly poppy (Argemone platyceras) of Mexico and the southwestern United States …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argemone platyceras — Chicalote Chi ca*lo te, n. [Sp., prob. of Mex. origin.] (Bot.) A Mexican prickly poppy ({Argemone platyceras}), which has migrated into California. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of plants by common name (Sonoran Desert) — This is a List of plants by common name (Sonoran Desert), for the Sonoran Desert and local environs; (S California, etc New Mexico, S, SW or Rio Grande Valley Northern Mexico states: Sonora, Chihuahua and Baja California, North and South, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Argemone mexicana —   Argemone mexicana …   Wikipedia Español

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