pase

pase

[pah-sey]
noun
(in bullfighting) a maneuver by a bullfighter with the capa or muleta to gain the attention of the bull and to guide the course of its attack.

Origin:
1935–40; < Spanish: literally, a pass, noun use of pase let him pass, 3rd person singular present subjunctive of pasar to pass

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pase (ˈpɑːseɪ)
 
n
bullfighting a movement of the cape or muleta by a matador to attract the bull's attention and guide its attack
 
[from Spanish, literally: pass]

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