Ciudad del Carmen
[ syoo-th ahth th el kahr-men ]
/ syuˈðɑð ðɛl ˈkɑr mɛn /
a city in SE Mexico, on the Gulf of Campeche.
Why Are Avocados Also Called Alligator Pears?As you munch on guacamole and chips, chew on the etymology of the humble avocado. Its many names are as wacky as the fruit is yummy.
Also called Carmen.
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