gato

noun

ga·​to
ˈgä(ˌ)tō
plural -s
: an Argentine composition in lively ³/₄ time for singing and dancing

Word History

Etymology

American Spanish, literally, cat, from Late Latin cattus

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“Gato.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gato. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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