ololiuqui

[ oh-loh-lee-oo-kee ]
/ ˌoʊ loʊ liˈu ki /

noun

a woody vine, Turbina corymbosa, of the morning glory family, native to Central America, having seeds that are hallucinogenic and are used in some Indian rituals.

Nearby words

  1. olmsted,
  2. olmsted, frederick law,
  3. olmütz,
  4. ologoan,
  5. ology,
  6. olomouc,
  7. olongapo,
  8. olonos,
  9. oloroso,
  10. olpe

Origin of ololiuqui

< Mexican Spanish ololiuque < Nahuatl ololiuhqui literally, something rolled into a ball, collected

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