renguera

noun

ren·​gue·​ra
renˈgerə
plural -s
Peru
: swayback of sheep

Word History

Etymology

American Spanish, lameness, from rengo lame, from Spanish renco, probably of Germanic origin; akin to Old English wrencan to twist

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“Renguera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/renguera. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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