cantina

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noun can·ti·na \ kan-ˈtē-nə \

Definition of cantina

1 Southwest :a pouch or bag at the pommel of a saddle
2 Southwest :a small barroom :saloon

Examples of cantina in a Sentence

  1. we spent an interesting evening in that desert town's lone cantina

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Origin and Etymology of cantina

American Spanish, from Spanish, canteen, from Italian, wine cellar — more at canteen

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