Definition of cacao

Common misspellings:
  • coacoa (0.0%)
  • coaco (25.0%)
  • cocao (0.0%)
  • caco (0.0%)
  • cacoa (50.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. This method of treatment is probably the reason that the cacao trees in the Philippines never attain a greater height than eight or ten feet while in their native soil they frequently reach thirty and sometimes even forty feet - The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes

  2. We stopped therefore at the house of a gentleman engaged in the cultivation of cacao - On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston

  3. The Spanish and the proper name is cacao not cocoa as it is generally spelt - The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton