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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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pre-Columbian relic of Peru.

Usage examples (4)
  • It is said that the natives discovered its qualities by observing that a bird called the huaco, which feeds on snakes, whenever it was bitten flew off and ate some of...
  • Another is the juice of the creeping plant called vejuco de huaco
  • Saying this, he produced from his pocket some cake of the huaco leaves,
  • The huaco plant grows in the woods. for more
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