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The avocado.

[American Spanish, from Nahuatl ahuacatl.]


an avocado
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Noun1.aguacate - a pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seedaguacate - a pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
avocado tree, Persea Americana, avocado - tropical American tree bearing large pulpy green fruits
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President Hernandez plans to build a research center in the city of Catamacas, and improve El Aguacate airport in nearby Olancho, for the thousands of tourists and scientists expected to visit the city and archaeological site.
The reason was the presence of combatants of the US-backed, anti-Sandinista Fuerza Democratica Nicaraguense (FDN)--better known as la contrarrevolucion or la contra--in El Aguacate Air Base, in the southern Honduran department of El Paraiso, from where they would cross over the nearby 922 km border into neighboring Nicaragua.
It also announced the startup of the 56MW Aguacate hydroelectric plant over the coming months.
Johnnie's disappointment propels him on a risky undertaking--to dine on eggs and coffee at the Spanish-owned Cafe Aguacate.
Mictlantecuhtli, go see why Huitzilopochtli and Quetzalcoatl are fighting; las milpas de aguacate no tienen agua porque Tlaloc trai pleito casado con el senor Cesar Chavez y--
Tabla 1: Listado de productos que pueden contener latex, material sanitario recomendado para pacientes alergicos al latex y alimentos con reactividad cruzada al latex OBJETOS QUE PUEDEN MATERIAL SANITARIO ALIMENTOS CON CONTENER LATEX RECOMENDADO PARA REACTIVIDAD CRUZADA PACIENTES ALERGICOS AL LATEX AL LATEX Vendajes de caucho Circuito respirador de Platano silicona de un solo uso Preservativos Compresor silicona Pina, aguacate Bandas de tela Material medico- Electrodos de Castana, nuez quirurgico electrocardiograma: melon, melocoton Skintact.
Productos con oportunidades: calzado especializado (principalmente para futbol), materiales electrico-electronicos, alimentos frescos (mango, aguacate, toronja y platano), alimentos procesados tipicos mexicanos, confeccion y productos pesqueros.
Gregorio Arnulfo Botinas coffee from his El Aguacate farm in the Narino region won first place.
We're obviously very happy," said Benjamin Grayeb Ruiz, president of Asociacion de Productores, Empacadores y Exportadores de Aguacate de Michoacan (APEEAM).
Finding out exactly what happened to his brother-in-law has become a mission for Connolly, and it brought him back to Aguacate on the 20th anniversary of Carney's disappearance.
We mentioned then the historic responsibility of the civilian administrations of Vinicio Cerezo and Jorge Serrano for not properly investigating the cases of Michael Devine, the El Aguacate massacre, the 1990 surge of killings at the National University of San Carlos, the detention and torture of Sister Dianna Ortiz, and the assassination of Myrna Mack.