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cajú
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "caju.”
cajú
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. cahew
El cajú tiene unos frutos muy característicos que son rojos o amarillos cuando maduran.The cashew has some very characteristic fruits that are red or yellow when ripe.
b. cashew tree
Los cajús suelen encontrarse en zonas de clima tropical.Cashew trees are usually found in tropical climates.
2. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. cashew
Siempre que voy a ese restaurante chino, pido el plato de gambas con cajús. Es delicioso.Whenever I go to that Chinese restaurant, I order the shrimp and cashew dish. It's delicious.
b. cashew nut
Cuando nos traigas las cervezas. ¿Puedes traernos también unos cajús, por favor?When you bring our beers, can you bring some cashew nuts too, please?
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