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I love to bake! I have a huge sweet tooth, and I love to make things like zucchini muffins, you know, anything decadent like that. And I stand by the claim that chocolate can be good for you! I love having a good piece of dark chocolate, one that's 70 percent or more cacao.
Lauren Bowles

Meaning of "cacao" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CACAO

From Spanish, from Nahuatl cacauatl cacao beans.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CACAO

cacao  [kəˈkɑːəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CACAO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cacao is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CACAO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Cacao

Cacao may refer to: ▪ Theobroma cacao, or cocoa tree ▪ Cocoa bean, from the tree ▪ Cacao, French Guiana ▪ Cacao, Puerto Rico ▪ CACAO, computer software related to the Java language ▪ Maria Cacao, a mountain goddess in Philippines...

Definition of cacao in the English dictionary

The definition of cacao in the dictionary is a small tropical American evergreen tree, Theobroma cacao, having yellowish flowers and reddish-brown seed pods from which cocoa and chocolate are prepared: family Sterculiaceae.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CACAO


Bilbao
bɪlˈbɑːəʊ
brio
ˈbriːəʊ
duo
ˈdjuːəʊ
Gao
ˈɡɑːəʊ
geo
ˈdʒiːəʊ
gio
ˈdʒiːəʊ
griot
ˈɡriːəʊ
histrio
ˈhɪstriːəʊ
Krio
ˈkriːəʊ
Leo
ˈliːəʊ
mangeao
ˈmɑːəŋəɑːəʊ
manoao
mɑːˈnəʊɑːəʊ
reo
ˈriːəʊ
Rio
ˈriːəʊ
trio
ˈtriːəʊ
urao
uːˈrɑːəʊ
whio
ˈfiːəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CACAO

caca
cacafuego
cacao bean
cacao butter
cacciatora
cacciatore
cachaemia
cachaemic
cachalot
cache
cache memory
cachectic
cachectical
cachepot
cachet
cachexia
cachexic
cachexy
cachinnate
cachinnation

WORDS THAT END LIKE CACAO

ao
bacalao
Callao
carabao
chao
chiao
ciao
Davao
Hu Jintao
jiao
Lao
Liao
Macao
maomao
Mindanao
pilao
pulao
Qingdao
Takao
Tao

Synonyms and antonyms of cacao in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cacao» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CACAO

Find out the translation of cacao to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cacao from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cacao» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

可可
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cacao
570 millions of speakers

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cacao
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कोको
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكاكاو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

какао
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cacao
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কোকো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cacao
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kakao
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kakaobaum
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カカオ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

카카오
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cacao
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cacao
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கொக்கோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोकाआ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kakao
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cacao
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kakao
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

какао
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cacao
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

κακάο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kakao
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cacao
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cacao
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cacao

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CACAO»

The term «cacao» is very widely used and occupies the 19.664 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CACAO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cacao

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2 QUOTES WITH «CACAO»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cacao.
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Lauren Bowles
I love to bake! I have a huge sweet tooth, and I love to make things like zucchini muffins, you know, anything decadent like that. And I stand by the claim that chocolate can be good for you! I love having a good piece of dark chocolate, one that's 70 percent or more cacao.
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Vincent Gallo
I drive out to this quail farm, where I get a lot of these incredible quail eggs, which I eat all day long. And I eat a lot of superfoods like goji, cacao and chia seeds, things like that. And I like unpasteurised milk of the goat and the sheep. They send it once a week from Pennsylvania, from the Amish farms, and I get it in Los Angeles.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CACAO»

Discover the use of cacao in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cacao and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Genetic Diversity of Cacao and Its Utilization
This book provides a comprehensive review of our current knowledge of the diversity of the species. It starts by examining the diversity and inheritance of the characteristics of primitive populations in the Amazonian and Caribbean regions.
B. G. D. Bartley, 2005
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"Cacao"; A Treatise on the Cultivation and Curing of "Cacao" ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition.
John Hinchley Hart, 2012
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The Chocolate Tree: A Natural History of Cacao
"The Chocolate Tree" chronicles the natural and cultural history of "Theobroma cacao" and explores its ecological niche.
Allen M. Young, 2007
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A Culture of Chocolate: Commercial Cacao Processing in ...
In doing so, this study addresses theoretical issues raised by other research on industrialization, and consumption studies in general, which fluctuates between assigning causality of emerging consumption patterns to either producers or ...
Stephen Edward Tulley, 2007
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The Town of San Felipe and Colonial Cacao Economies
The Caracas cacao market involved nobles, merchants, growers, royal officers, muleteers, soldiers, slaves and brokers. In this market the growers' cacao consignments to Cadiz in Company ships predominated. There were cacao traders, like ...
Eugenio Piñero, 1994
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The New Taste of Chocolate: A Cultural and Natural History ...
Updated with new chapters on the environmental and geopolitical impact of cacao production and the latest health findings, a visual reference incorporates new photography and 30 original or revised recipes for chocolate foods ranging from ...
Maricel E. Presilla, 2009
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The Raw Food Diet Myth: What You Need to Know about the Raw ...
Raw chocolate, made from raw cacao beans, is always dark and at least 75 percent cacao (pronounced ka-cow), not to be confused with cocoa, the sweetened, cooked form of the cacao bean. My favorite recipe is an organic, raw, vegan super ...
Ruthann Russo, 2008
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Carbon- Nitrogen relationships of cacao soils
The reduction in the -.mount of leaf -litter returned to the soil of an unmanured cacao field which is slowly deteriorating because of decreasing soil fertility, accompanied by over-cropping, should gradually -Iter the "biological condition" of the ...
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Genetic Resources of Cacao
References. In the first part the references are given which were cited in the introduction to this catalogue. The second part comprises those references which contain information on self-incompatibility and disease resistance. An effort was ...
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Cacao Cuttage
LITERATURE CITED 1„ ALVTM, PAULO DE T„ Nuevos propagadore s para el enraizamiento de estacas de cacao „ Centro Interamericano del Cacao (Turrialba , Costa Rica) Cacao 2(47-4S):l-2„ Nov.-Dic. 1953. 2„ y DUARTE, OVIDIO. Kejores  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CACAO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cacao is used in the context of the following news items.
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If You've Never Tried Goji Berries, Start With These 15 Yummy …
As if that didn't make this cake healthy enough, it also has maca powder, walnuts, cashews and raw cacao. Since it's so good for you, you can ... «One Green Planet, Jul 15»
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4 Chocolate Myths that are just not true
The amount of caffeine in chocolate is in proportion to the percentage of cacao in the product, which means that milk chocolate actually ... «HungryForever, Jul 15»
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Cock-roach Tales: how top bartenders are using bugs in our drinks
... credible bartending competition on the planet – Reynolds served Anty-Figmatic, A Ketel One Vodka based drink with Cacao Blanc, a pinch of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Chocolate cake and 6 other ways to enjoy Chocolate Day
Shake up crème de cacao, vodka and a couple teaspoons of brown sugar cinnamon syrup and you've got s'more in a cup for adults. «Toronto Star, Jul 15»
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Carnival Cruise Ship Sailing Toward Cuba Next Spring
Passengers would then spend about three days in the region helping to cultivate cacao plants and organic fertilizer at a woman's cooperative, ... «The Consumerist, Jul 15»
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Food news: Fight hunger in Utah, take Eat Local Challenge
Millcreek Cacao Roaster, Salt Lake City » Bronze in the Microbatch category for its 70 percent pure dark chocolate bar. Medalists now move on ... «Salt Lake Tribune, Jul 15»
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Cacao farmers given access to guarantee fund, credit support, crop …
SORSOGON CITY: The organized group of cacao farmers in Sorsogon province based in this provincial capital is elated over the access to ... «The Manila Times, Jul 15»
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Greece's anti-austerity murals: street art expresses a nation's …
“It will be hard to go it alone, but at least we will be free again,” said Cacao Rocks, 30, who in partnership with N_Grams has produced some of ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
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Ginger, cacao and berry crumble
Mix the oats, cacao powder, ginger and vanilla together in a mixing bowl. Place the coconut oil, almond butter and maple syrup together in a ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Surigao del Sur targets 10000 hectares planted to cacao
DAVAO CITY -- Surigao del Sur is targeting about 10,000 hectares (ha.) of cacao acreage within the next five years as the province rides a ... «BusinessWorld Online Edition, Jul 15»

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