Definition of potrero in English:

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Pronunciation: /pɒˈtrɛːrəʊ/

noun (plural potreros)

(In the south-western US and South America) a paddock or pasture for horses or cattle.


Mid 19th century: from Spanish, from potro 'colt, pony'.

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