manoletina

noun ma·no·le·ti·na \məˌnōləˈtēnə\

Definition of manoletina

plural

-s

  1. :  a right-handed pase in bullfighting in which a piece of the muleta is held by the left hand behind the back

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Origin and Etymology of manoletina

Spanish, from Manolete (Manuel R. Sánchez) †1947 Spanish matador + -ina (from feminine of -ino -ine, from Latin -inus)


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