tendido

noun
ten·​di·​do | \ tenˈdē(ˌ)dō, -ē(ˌ)t͟hō \
plural -s

Definition of tendido

: one of several tiers of seats at a bullring that are located above the ringside rows — compare barrera

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History and Etymology for tendido

Spanish, from past participle of tender to stretch out, from Latin tendere

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“Tendido.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tendido. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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