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calesa

[Spanish kah-le-sah] /Spanish kɑˈlɛ sɑ/
noun
1.
(in the Philippines) a small, two-wheeled calash.
Origin of calesa
< Spanish < French calèche calèche
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  • The two-wheeled trap, called a calesa, is the chief conveyance.

  • I stopped the calesa, hailed him, and inquired was he fond of rheumatic fever.

    Romantic Spain John Augustus O'Shea

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