[ puh-noh-chuh ]
/ pəˈnoʊ tʃə /
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ
Punctuation marks help make writing easy to read and understand. Some of the most important ones are the period (.), comma (,), question mark (?), and exclamation point (!). How well do you know how to use them? Find out in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
Which punctuation mark is best for this sentence? "Can I watch a movie __"
Also pa·no·che [puh-noh-chee] /pəˈnoʊ tʃi/ for defs 1, 2.
Origin of panocha
1840–50; < Mexican Spanish; compare Spanish panocha, variant of panoja ‘ear of grain, panicle’ < Latin pānucula, pānicula; see panicle
Words nearby panocha
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British Dictionary definitions for panocha
/ (pəˈnəʊtʃə) /
a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico
(in the US) a sweet made from brown sugar and milk, often with chopped nuts
Word Origin for panocha
Mexican Spanish, diminutive of Spanish pan bread, from Latin pānis
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