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pin·to

 (pĭn′tō)
n. pl. pin·tos or pin·toes
A horse with patchy markings of white and another color.
adj.
Mottled; pied.

[Spanish, piebald, spotted, from Vulgar Latin *pīnctus, past participle of Latin pingere, to paint; see peig- in Indo-European roots.]
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But although he went back to the opera now and then, perhaps as late as 1824, he failed to complete it, and Die drei Pintos remained his only unfinished opera.
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