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zarzuela

noun zar·zue·la \ˌzär-zə-ˈwā-lə, ˌzär-ˈzwā-\

Definition of ZARZUELA

:  a usually comic Spanish operetta

Origin of ZARZUELA

Spanish, probably from La Zarzuela, royal residence near Madrid where it was first performed
First Known Use: 1770

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