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banderillero

[ban-duh-ree-air-oh, -reel-yair-; Spanish bahn-de-ree-lye-raw, -ye-] /ˌbæn də riˈɛər oʊ, -rilˈyɛər-; Spanish ˌbɑn dɛ riˈlyɛ rɔ, -ˈyɛ-/
noun, plural banderilleros
[ban-duh-ree-air-ohz, -reel-yair-; Spanish bahn-de-ree-lye-raws, -ye-] /ˌbæn də riˈɛər oʊz, -rilˈyɛər-; Spanish ˌbɑn dɛ riˈlyɛ rɔs, -ˈyɛ-/ (Show IPA)
1.
a matador's assistant who sticks the banderillas into the bull.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Spanish, equivalent to banderill(a) banderilla + -ero -ary
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British Dictionary definitions for banderillero

banderillero

/ˌbændəriːˈɛərəʊ; -riːˈljɛərəʊ/
noun (pl) -ros
1.
a bullfighter's assistant who sticks banderillas into the bull
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