novillada


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no·vil·la·da

 (nō′vē-yä′də)
n.
A bullfight in which the bulls engaged are less than four years old.

[Spanish, from novillo, young bull, from Latin novellus, young, diminutive of novus, new; see newo- in Indo-European roots.]
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Noun1.novillada - a bullfight in which the bulls are less than four years old
bullfight, corrida - a Spanish or Portuguese or Latin American spectacle; a matador baits and (usually) kills a bull in an arena before many spectators
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Lidiado en la plaza de Vista Alegre (Carabanchel), en una novillada, el 9 de Agosto de 1908.