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corrida

[kaw-ree-duh; Spanish kawr-ree-th ah] /kɔˈri də; Spanish kɔrˈri ðɑ/
noun, plural corridas
[kaw-ree-duh z; Spanish kawr-ree-th ahs] /kɔˈri dəz; Spanish kɔrˈri ðɑs/ (Show IPA)
1.
a bullfight.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Spanish, short for corrida de toros literally, course, running of bulls; corrida, feminine of corrido, past participle of correr < Latin currere to run
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corrida

/koˈrriða/
noun
1.
the Spanish word for bullfight
Word Origin
Spanish, from the phrase corrida de toros, literally: a running of bulls, from correr to run, from Latin currere
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