buen retiro

noun buen re·ti·ro \ ˌbwānrəˈtē(ˌ)rō , ˌbwen- \

Definition of buen retiro

1 :a resting place or retreat
2 usually capitalized B&R
[from Buen Retiro, near Madrid, Spain, where it was manufactured]
:a soft-paste porcelain produced during the latter half of the 18th century in the private manufactory of the king of Spain

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Origin and Etymology of buen retiro

Spanish, literally, good retreat


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