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fronton

[fron-ton, fron-ton] /ˈfrɒn tɒn, frɒnˈtɒn/
noun
1.
a building in which jai alai is played, containing the cancha or court and sometimes having facilities for betting.
2.
Informal. jai alai.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; < Spanish frontón, irregular augmentative of frente forehead, front
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fronton

/ˈfrɒntɒn; frɒnˈtɒn/
noun
1.
a wall against which pelota or jai alai is played
Word Origin
C17: from Spanish frontón, from frente forehead, from Latin frōns
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