lidia

lidia

[lid-ee-uh; Spanish lee-thyah]
noun, plural lidias [lid-ee-uhz; Spanish lee-thyahs] .
(in bullfighting) one section of a corrida, comprising the action that takes place from the entrance of the bull to the time it is killed and dragged from the arena by mules.

Origin:
1890–95; < Spanish: bullfight

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