toro

noun (1)
to·​ro | \ ˈtōr(ˌ)ō, ˈtȯ(ˌ)rō \
plural -s

Definition of toro

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 chiefly Southwest : bull
b : a cowfish (Lactophryes quadricornis)

toro

noun (2)
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of toro (Entry 2 of 2)

: a New Zealand tree (Myrsine salicina) with reddish figured wood used for inlaying

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History and Etymology for toro

Noun (1)

Spanish, from Latin taurus

Noun (2)

Maori

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“Toro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toro. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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