Definition of oyamel in English:

oyamel

noun

  • A large fir tree, Abies religiosa, found at high altitudes in Mexico, and used in carpentry and as a source of turpentine and balsamic medicinal oil. More fully "oyamel fir".

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Albert S. Evans (1831–1872). From Mexican Spanish oyamel from Nahuatl oyametl fir tree.

Pronunciation

oyamel

/ˈɔɪəmɛl/