cholla

  • 1 Cholla — can refer to the following things: Cholla cacti, a genus of cyllindrically stemmed cacti Cholla (horse), a painting horse born in Nevada Jeolla (Chŏlla), former Korean province Jeollabuk do (North Jeolla), province in the southwest of South Korea …

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  • 2 cholla — 1. f. Entendimiento, juicio. 2. coloq. cabeza (ǁ parte superior del cuerpo) …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 3 cholla — ☆ cholla [chōl′yä, chō′yä ] n. [MexSp < Sp, lit., skull, head] a spiny cactus (genus Opuntia) with cylindrical stems, growing in the SW U.S. and Mexico …

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  • 4 cholla — /chohl yah, yeuh/; Sp. /chaw yah/, n., pl. chollas /chohl yahz, yeuhz/; Sp. /chaw yahs/. any of several spiny treelike cacti belonging to the genus Opuntia, esp. O. fulgida of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, having knobby outgrowths and yellow… …

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  • 5 cholla — ► sustantivo femenino 1 ANATOMÍA coloquial Cabeza humana: ■ al salir del coche se dio un golpe en la cholla. 2 coloquial Inteligencia, entendimiento o talento. 3 Colombia, América Central Pereza, cachaza: ■ con esa cholla no va a conseguir… …

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  • 6 cholla — (Sp. model spelled same [t∫ója] head or good judgment, a popular and affective term of uncertain origin, perhaps from antiquated dialectal French cholle ball < Frankish keula mace [weapon])    California: 1846.    1) A common cactus, known for …

    Vocabulario Vaquero

  • 7 cholla — noun Etymology: Mexican Spanish, from Spanish, head Date: 1846 any of numerous shrubby opuntias chiefly of the southwestern United States and Mexico that have needlelike spines partly enclosed in a papery sheath and cylindrical joints called also …

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  • 8 cholla — [ tʃɔɪə] noun a cactus with a cylindrical stem, native to Mexico and the south western US. [Genus Opuntia.] Origin C19: Mex. Sp. use of Sp. cholla skull, head …

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  • 9 cholla — chol•la [[t]ˈtʃɔɪ ə[/t]] n. pl. las pln any of several cylindrical treelike cacti of the genus Opuntia, of Mexico and the southwestern U.S., having yellow spines • Etymology: 1855–60, amer.; < MexSp cholla head …

    From formal English to slang

  • 10 cholla — noun arborescent cacti having very spiny cylindrical stem segments; southwestern United States and Mexico • Syn: ↑Opuntia cholla • Hypernyms: ↑cactus • Member Holonyms: ↑Opuntia, ↑genus Opuntia …

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  • 11 cholla — noun Any of several species of cactus in the genus Cylindropuntia, having very spiny, cylindrical stem segments …

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  • 12 cholla — Sinónimos: ■ cabeza, chola ■ entendimiento, juicio …

    Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • 13 cholla — chol·la …

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  • 14 Cholla (horse) — Cholla (born May 20, 1985) is a Mustang Quarter Horse mix who is known as the painting horse for his very special ability. Because of his wild temper, the cowboys named him after the cholla cactus. He was born in Nevada, USA. Contents 1 Biography …

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  • 15 Cholla High Magnet School — Location 2001 W. Starr Pass Blvd. Tucson, Arizona,, USA 85713 Coordinates …

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  • 16 Cholla Power Plant — Cholla Power Plant …

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  • 17 Chǒlla Meridional — (Chǒlla namdo) ► Provincia del SE de la República de Corea, junto al mar Amarillo; 12 082 km2 y 2 842 000 h. Cap., Kwangju. Riqueza piscícola, minera y forestal …

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  • 18 Chǒlla Septentrional — (Chǒlla pukto) ► Prov. del SO de la República de Corea, junto al mar Amarillo; 8 058 km2 y 2 202 243 h. Cap., Chǒnju …

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  • 19 Cholla Slab — Category Sans serif Classification Slab serif Designer(s) Sibylle Hagmann Foundry Emigre …

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  • 20 Chŏlla, North — ▪ province, South Korea Korean  Chŏlla pukdo        do (province), southwestern South Korea. It is bounded by the provinces of South Ch ungch ŏng and North Ch ungch ŏng (north), North Kyŏngsang and South Kyŏngsang (east), South Chŏlla (south),… …

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