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chico

[chee-koh] /ˈtʃi koʊ/
noun, plural chicos.
1.
greasewood (def 1).
Origin of chico
short for chicalote

Chico

[chee-koh] /ˈtʃi koʊ/
noun
1.
a city in central California.
2.
a male given name.
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  • Boabdil el chico had taken the field, at the head of a numerous army.

    Leila, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • "chico is smart, that I do confess," said the other, with a grin.

    Confessions Of Con Cregan Charles James Lever
  • And he do look so uncommon like a vagabond, too; chico, I don't like him.

    Confessions Of Con Cregan Charles James Lever
  • "chico, the wretch is called," I said, fixing a cap on my pistol.

    Confessions Of Con Cregan Charles James Lever
  • chico after this always seemed to consider Jack his particular friend.

    In the Wilds of Africa W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for chico

chico

/ˈtʃiːkəʊ/
noun (pl) -cos
1.
another name for greasewood (sense 1)
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