Definition of presidio
: a garrisoned place; especially : a military post or fortified settlement in areas currently or originally under Spanish control
Origin of presidio
Spanish, from Latin praesidium
First Known Use: 1763
Rhymes with presidio
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Spanish Central: Translation of "presidio"
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