Definition of pelu in English:

pelu

noun

  • A small tree, Sophora cassioides (family Fabaceae (Leguminosae)), found chiefly in southern Chile.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in William Miller (c1831–1898). FromChilean Spanish pelú from Mapuche pəlu.

Pronunciation

pelu

/ˈpɛluː/