aparejo

noun
ap·​a·​re·​jo | \ ˌa-pə-ˈrā-(ˌ)(h)ō How to pronounce aparejo (audio) \
plural aparejos

Definition of aparejo

: a packsaddle of stuffed leather or canvas

First Known Use of aparejo

1828, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aparejo

American Spanish

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