Definition of Nopals

1. Noun. (plural of nopal) ¹



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Definition of Nopals

1. nopal [n] - See also: nopal

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nopals

noospheres
noot
nootropic
nootropic agents
nootropics
nop
nopal
nopales
nopaline oxidase
nopaline permease
nopaline synthase
nopalito
nopalitos
nopalries
nopalry
nopals (current term)
nope
nopers
nopes
noping
noplace
nops
nor
nor'-east
nor'-nor'-east
nor'-nor'-west
nor'-west
nor'easter
nor-
noradrenalin

Literary usage of Nopals

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1. South by West, Or, Winter in the Rocky Mountains and Spring in Mexico by Rose Georgina Kingsley (1874)
"... boys "—An indigestible meal—Hanging a robber—Irapuato—Molasses candy—Swape wells—Cereus and nopals—Salamanca—Singing birds—The churches of Celaya—Indian ..."

2. A Biblical and Theological Dictionary: Explanatory of the History, Manners by Richard Watson, Nathan Bangs (1832)
"Here grow some pomegranate trees, and a species of wild tamarind of a bluish colour : the western angle is quite full of nopals. On the west side may also ..."

3. Elements of medical zoology by Alfred Moquin-Tandon, Robert Thomas Hulme (1861)
"Cultivation.—The Cochineal is found wild in the woods, but it is usually propagated and reared artificially. A certain number of nopals are planted around ..."

4. An Introduction to Entomology: With Plates. by William Kirby, William Spence (1822)
"In colder climates the semilla is not placed upon the nopals until October or even December, when it is necessary to shelter the young insects by covering ..."

5. An Introduction to Entomology: Or, Elements of the Natural History of by William Kirby, William Spence (1846)
"In colder climates the semilla is not placed upon the nopals until October or even December, when it is necessary to shelter the young insects by covering ..."

6. Medical zoology, and mineralogy; or Illustrations and descriptions of the by John Stephenson (1832)
"In colder climates the semilla is not placed upon the nopals until October or even December, when it is necessary to shelter the young insects by covering ..."

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