pampero

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noun pam·pe·ro \pam-ˈper-(ˌ)ō, päm-\

Definition of pampero

plural

pamperos

  1. :  a strong cold wind from the west or southwest that sweeps over the pampas

Origin and Etymology of pampero

American Spanish, from pampa


First Known Use: 1771

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