Definitions for magueyˈmæg weɪ, məˈgeɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. maguey, Agave atrovirens(noun)

    Mexican plant used especially for making pulque which is the source of the colorless Mexican liquor, mescal

  2. maguey, cantala, Agave cantala(noun)

    Philippine plant yielding a hard fibre used in making coarse twine

Wiktionary

  1. maguey(Noun)

    Any of various large agaves of Mexico and the southern US, especially the American aloe, Agave americana.

  2. Origin: From maguey, from Taino maguey.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maguey(noun)

    the century plant, a species of Agave (A. Americana). See Agave

  2. Origin: [Sp. maguey, Mexican maguei and metl.]


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