[ ah-chee-oh-tee, -tey ]
/ ˌɑ tʃiˈoʊ ti, -teɪ /
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Also a·chi·o·ta [ah-chee-oh-tah, -tuh]. /ˌɑ tʃiˈoʊ tɑ, -tə/.
Origin of achiote
1790–1800; <Mexican Spanish <Nahuatl āchiotl
Words nearby achiote
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How to use achiote in a sentence
The peppery, slightly bitter smell of red-orange achiote oil.A pernil-style pork tenderloin that conjures the smells of a Puerto Rican kitchen|Daniela Galarza|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
An interesting plant, very much in evidence here, is the achiote or uruc.The Putumayo, The Devil's Paradise|Walter Hardenburg