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[am-buh-skey-doh] /ˌæm bəˈskeɪ doʊ/
noun, plural ambuscados. Obsolete.
Origin of ambuscado
1585-95; pseudo-Spanish alteration of ambuscade Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • If they mean any treachery, such as a decoy and ambuscado, why, by my conscience!

    Calavar Robert Montgomery Bird
  • Had these two had wind of the ambuscado and crept out by another door?

    A Christmas Garland Max Beerbohm
  • So, as I said, he came up with his train to the gate, and laid his ambuscado for Captain Resistance within bow-shot of the town.

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