[kan-tee-nuh; Spanish kahn-tee-nah]
noun, plural cantinas [kan-tee-nuhz; Spanish kahn-tee-nahs] . Southwestern U.S.
a saloon; bar.

1835–45, Americanism; < Spanish < Italian; see canteen Unabridged
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cantina (kænˈtiːnə)
a bar or wine shop, esp in a Spanish-speaking country
[from Spanish]

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Word Origin & History

"bar room, saloon," 1892, U.S. southwest dialect, from Sp. and It. form of canteen.
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Example sentences
They took the agent to a cantina and he grew more drunk and less convivial with
  every round.
He's building a new environmentally friendly cantina, suiting his natural
  enological philosophy and architectural degree.
We tasted wine from the latest harvest in the cantina, a work in progress,
  delightfully grapy.
Or the cantina music in the country and western bar.
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