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ban·de·ril·le·ro

 (băn′də-rē-âr′ō, -rēl-yâr′ō)
n. pl. ban·de·ril·le·ros
The member of a matador's cuadrilla who is responsible for placing the banderillas during a bullfight.

[Spanish, from banderilla, banderilla; see banderilla.]
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banderillero

(ˌbændəriːˈɛərəʊ; -riːˈljɛərəʊ)
n, pl -ros
(Bullfighting) a bullfighter's assistant who sticks banderillas into the bull
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ban•de•ril•le•ro

(ˌbæn də riˈɛər oʊ, -rilˈyɛər-)

n., pl. -ros.
a matador's assistant who sticks the banderillas into the bull.
[1790–1800; < Sp]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.banderillero - the bullfighter who implants decorated darts (banderillas) into the neck or shoulders of the bull during a bull fightbanderillero - the bullfighter who implants decorated darts (banderillas) into the neck or shoulders of the bull during a bull fight
bullfighter, toreador - someone who fights bulls
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