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Definition of Agave
AgaveMaguey Mag"uey, n. [Sp. maguey, Mexican maguei and metl.]
The century plant, a species of Agave (A. Americana). See
Agave. AgaveAgave A*ga"ve, n. [L. Agave, prop. name, fr. Gr. ?, fem. of ?
illustrious, noble.] (bot.)
A genus of plants (order Amaryllidace[ae]) of which the
chief species is the maguey or century plant (A.
Americana), wrongly called Aloe. It is from ten to seventy
years, according to climate, in attaining maturity, when it
produces a gigantic flower stem, sometimes forty feet in
height, and perishes. The fermented juice is the pulque of
the Mexicans; distilled, it yields mescal. A strong thread
and a tough paper are made from the leaves, and the wood has
Meaning of Agave from wikipedia
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- Spanish: [teˈkila] (listen)) is a distilled beverage
made from the blue agave
in the area surrounding
the city of Tequila
65 km (40 mi)...
tequilana, commonly called
azul) or tequila agave
, is an agave plant
that is an important economic product
of Jalisco, Mexico,...
syrup, aka maguey syrup
nectar, is a sweetener commercially produced
from several species
, including Agave tequilana
americana, common names sentry
aloe, is a species
of flowering plant
in the family
made from any type of agave
. The word mezcal comes
from Nahuatl mexcalli
[meʃˈkalːi], which means
", from metl [met͡ɬ] and ixcalli...
amica, formerly Polianthes
tuberosa, the tuberose, is a perennial plant
in the family
from Mexico. It is a fortified
wine made from fermented
, and fortified
by being blended
tequila. It is similar...
- Agave attenuata
is a species
of agave commonly known
as the Foxtail, Lion's tail or Swan's Neck Agave
for its development
of a curved
- cir****scriptions. Agave abisaii
A.Vázquez & Nieves
(Jalisco) Agave acicularis
Trel. - Cuba Agave acklinicola
Trel. - Bahamas Agave
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