5 letter words ending in CAO

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words ending in CAO in English

5 letter words ending in ACAO

Common 5 letter words ending in CAO with meaning

Definition of Cacao

1. Parts of Speech: Noun

2. Definition: Cacao is a tropical tree, Theobroma cacao, having yellowish flowers and reddish-brown seed pods from which cocoa is made. It is also the dried, fermented, fatty seed of this tree, used in making cocoa powder and chocolate.

3. Pronunciations: US: /kəˈkaʊ/; UK: /kəˈkeɪəʊ/

4. Origin and Usage: The word "cacao" comes from the Spanish word "cacao," which was borrowed from the Nahuatl word "cacahuatl." Cacao has been cultivated for thousands of years in Central and South America, and was used by the Aztecs and Mayans for both culinary and medicinal purposes. Today, cacao is primarily grown in West Africa, with Ghana and Ivory Coast being the largest producers.

5. Synonyms: Cocoa, chocolate, chocolate tree, cocoa tree, Theobroma cacao.

6. Related Words: Cocoa, choco, coact, coach, coals.

7. Example Sentences:

  • She used cacao powder to make a delicious chocolate cake.
  • The cacao beans were roasted and ground to make chocolate.
  • Many people enjoy eating dark chocolate with a high percentage of cacao.