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chaparajos

noun plural chap·a·ra·jos \ˌsha-pə-ˈrā-(ˌ)ōs, -ˈrä-\

Definition of chaparajos

  1. :  chaps



Variants of chaparajos

or chaparejos play \ˌsha-pə-ˈrā-(ˌ)ōs, -ˈrä-\

Origin of chaparajos

modification of Mexican Spanish chaparreras, from chaparro


First Known Use: 1887


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