Tapadero
Tapadera Tap`a*de"ra, Tapadero Tap`a*de"ro, n.] [Also {tapidero}.] [Sp. tapadera lid, cover.] One of the leather hoods which cover the stirrups of a Mexican saddle. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • tapadero — (tapadera [tapadera] < tapar to cover < tapa, probably from Gothic *tappa plug; wooden peg; tap, spout plus the instrumental suffix era)    Clark: 1840s.    A piece of leather attached to the front of a stirrup in order to shield a cowboy s …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • tapadero — tap·a·de·ro …   English syllables

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  • Tapadera — Tap a*de ra, Tapadero Tap a*de ro, n.] [Also {tapidero}.] [Sp. tapadera lid, cover.] One of the leather hoods which cover the stirrups of a Mexican saddle. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tapidero — Tapadera Tap a*de ra, Tapadero Tap a*de ro, n.] [Also {tapidero}.] [Sp. tapadera lid, cover.] One of the leather hoods which cover the stirrups of a Mexican saddle. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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