Definition of Chanal
1. Noun. Thorny shrub or small tree common in central Argentina having small orange or yellow flowers followed by edible berries.
Group relationships: Genus Geoffroea, Geoffroea
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chanal
Literary usage of Chanal
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Mexico's Pacific Coast by Vivien Lougheed (2004)
"First explored by archeologist Vladimiro Rosado Ojeda in 1945, El chanal was the first to be explored in the state. It covers 124 acres on either side of ..."
2. At Home with the Patagonians: A Year's Wanderings Over Untrodden Ground from by George Chaworth Musters (1871)
"The chanal is the only one that impedes the traveller's progress, ... especially in summer or for small parties, the chanal grows to the height of ten to ..."
3. History of the Northwest Coast by Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak (1884)
"A careful survey and map of Cloak Bay and Cox Channel was made in the ship's boat by Captain chanal; and by the same officer, aided by the surgeon ..."