huitlacoche
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "cuitlacoche."
huitlacoche(
wee
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tlah
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koh
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cheh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. corn smut
Aunque sea un hongo, los mexicanos utilizamos el huitlacoche para cocinar.Even though it's a fungus, we Mexicans use corn smut in our cooking.
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huitlacoche
(Centroamérica) (México) black mushroom
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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