mesteño

noun
mes·​te·​ño | \ mə̇ˈstān(ˌ)yō \
plural -s

Definition of mesteño

West
: a horse or cow sometimes branded that has escaped from the owner and is running wild also : any wild horse — compare mustang

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Spanish, adjective, wild, stray

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“Mesteño.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meste%C3%B1o. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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