chileno

noun (1), often capitalized
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plural -s

Definition of chileno

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a severe curb bit with the curb strap replaced by a metal ring

Chileno

noun (2)
Chi·​le·​no | \ chə̇ˈlā(ˌ)nō, -ān(ˌ)yō \
plural -s

Definition of Chileno (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of Chile : chilean

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History and Etymology for chileno

Noun (1)

Mexican Spanish, from Spanish, adjective, of Chile

Noun (2)

Spanish, adjective & noun, from Chile

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“Chileno.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chileno. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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