[gwahy-uh-kuh m] /ˈgwaɪ ə kəm/
any of several tropical American trees or shrubs belonging to the genus Guaiacum of the caltrop family; lignum vitae.
the hard, heavy wood of such a tree; .
resin obtained from such a tree; .
any tropical American evergreen tree of the zygophyllaceous genus Guaiacum, such as the lignum vitae
the hard heavy wood of any of these trees
Also called guaiac (ˈɡwaɪæk). a brownish resin obtained from the lignum vitae, used medicinally and in making varnishes
[Spanish gwahy-rah] /Spanish ˈgwaɪ rɑ/ noun 1. . [lah gwahy-rah] /lɑ ˈgwaɪ rɑ/ noun 1. a seaport in N Venezuela: the port of Caracas. /Spanish la ˈɡwaira/ noun 1. the chief seaport of Venezuela, on the Caribbean. Pop: 26 669 (1990 est)
- Guajillo chile
noun a long tapered dried hot chile that is deep red-orange; also called travieso , mirasol Usage Note cooking
[gwah-heer-uh; Spanish gwah-hee-rah] /gwɑˈhɪər ə; Spanish gwɑˈhi rɑ/ noun, plural guajiras [gwah-heer-uh z; Spanish gwah-hee-rahs] /gwɑˈhɪər əz; Spanish gwɑˈhi rɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. a Cuban peasant dance with shifting rhythms.
[gwahm] /gwɑm/ noun 1. an island, belonging to the U.S., in the N Pacific, E of the Philippines: the largest of the Marianas group; U.S. naval station. 206 sq. mi. (535 sq. km). Capital: Agaña. Abbreviation: GU (for use with zip code). /ɡwɑːm/ noun 1. an island in the N Pacific, the largest and southernmost […]