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carreta

[kuh-ret-uh] /kəˈrɛt ə/
noun, Southwestern U.S.
1.
a simple two-wheeled oxcart.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; Americanism; < American Spanish, Spanish, equivalent to carr(o) cart, car1 + -eta noun suffix (cf. -ette)
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Examples for carreta
  • The lumb er was then transported by horse-drawn carreta, wagon, or dragged to the building location.

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