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banderilla


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Banderilla  \Ban`de*ril"la\,  n.  [Sp.,  dim.  of  bandera  banner.  See 
  {Banner},  and  cf  {Banderole}.] 
  A  barbed  dart  carrying  a  banderole  which  the  banderillero 
  thrusts  into  the  neck  or  shoulder  of  the  bull  in  a  bullfight. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  banderilla 
  n  :  a  decorated  dart  that  is  implanted  in  the  neck  or  shoulders 
  of  the  bull  during  a  bull  fight 




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