noun pe·lo·ta \pə-ˈlō-tə\

Definition of PELOTA

:  a court game related to jai alai
:  the ball used in jai alai

Origin of PELOTA

Spanish, from Old French pelote little ball — more at pellet
First Known Use: 1807

Rhymes with PELOTA


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