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Date: 1700-1800
Origin: cacao

cocoa

noun
     
Related topics: Food, Drink, Crops
co‧coa [uncountable]
1 also cocoa powderDF a brown powder made from cocoa beans, used to make chocolate and to give a chocolate taste to foods
2DFD a sweet hot drink made with cocoa powder, sugar, and milk or water:
a cup of cocoa

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