achiote

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Related to Bixa orelana: annatto, Roucou, Annatto Seeds, Urucum

a·chi·o·te

 (ä′chē-ō′tē, -tĕ)
n.

[American Spanish, from Nahuatl achiotl.]
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achiote

(ˌætʃɪˈəʊtɪ; ˌætʃɪˈəʊteɪ)
n
(Plants) another name for annatto
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