- (countable) A tropical American evergreen shrub, Bixa orellana; the lipstick tree.
- (uncountable) The seed of this tree used as a colouring or in Latin American cooking.
- (uncountable) An orange-red dye obtainied from this seed.
- Italian: annatto
- Italian, annatto
- Spanish: achiote , caituco (i, Northeastern Venezuela), bija (i, Cuba, Dominican Republic), onoto (i, Venezuelan standard usage)
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