[ soh-tohl, soh-tohl ]
/ ˈsoʊ toʊl, soʊˈtoʊl /
any of several plants belonging to the genus Dasylirion, of the agave family, native to the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico, resembling the yucca.
Words nearby sotol
Origin of sotol
1880–85, Americanism; < Mexican Spanish < Nahuatl zōtōlin
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