aparejo

aparejo

[ap-uh-rey-oh, -rey-hoh, ah-puh-; Spanish ah-pah-re-haw]
noun, plural aparejos [ap-uh-rey-ohz, -hohz; Spanish ah-pah-re-haws] . Spanish.
a Mexican packsaddle formed of stuffed leather cushions.

Origin:
literally, preparation (i.e., equipment)

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aparejo (apaˈrexo)
 
n , pl -jos
(Southwestern US) a kind of packsaddle made of stuffed leather cushions
 
[American Spanish: equipment, from aparejar to make ready; see apparel]

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