Definition of atajo
1 chiefly Southwest : a drove of mules or horses
2 chiefly Southwest : an expedient of any kind : short cut
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Origin and Etymology of atajo
Spanish, from atajar to intercept, cut off, take a short cut, from a- (from Latin ad-) + tajar to divide, slice, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin taliare — more at tailor
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