veleta

noun
ve·​le·​ta | \ vāˈlātə \
plural -s

Definition of veleta

: a ballroom round dance of English origin in waltz time

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History and Etymology for veleta

Spanish, weathervane, from vela cloth, veil, from Latin vela, plural of velum veil

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“Veleta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veleta. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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