from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In Porto Rico, a name applied to several trees having a slender trunk and a crown of large palmate leaves. Yagrumo hembra (female yagrumo) is a name applied to the hollow-stemmed Cecropia peltata, and yagrumo macho (male yagrumo) to the solid-stemmed Didymopanax Morototoni. See
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Its 41 endemic species include the yagrumo Cecropia kavanayensis.