mato definition

  • noun:
    • a tough, circular seed of every one of many leguminous flowers, used by kids for playing marbles; specially, a seed of Guilandina Crista, G. significant, Ormosia monosperma, or Stizolobium urens, or one of many flowers it self. They are usually distinguished from one another, as mato azul, mato amarillo, etc.
    • A game of marbles used these seeds.

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