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Date: 1800-1900
Language: Spanish
Origin: rodear 'to surround'

rodeo

noun
     
Related topics: Leisure, Horses
ro‧de‧o plural rodeos [countable]
DLDSH a type of entertainment in which cowboys ride wild horses, catch cattle with ropes, and ride in races

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