- a small guitar with four or five strings or pairs of strings, used in Latin American and Caribbean music.
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Examples from the Web for cuatro
A small village 23 kilometers east-southeast of Cuatro Caminos; arid tropical scrub forest.The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacn, Mxico
William E. Duellman
A noteworthy volume of poems by four authors was published in 1853 under the title of "Cuatro Laudes."The History of Cuba, vol. 3
Willis Fletcher Johnson
Americanos lies approximately 75 miles west-northwest of Cuatro Cienegas.
His soul shrank from the infamous garrotte, and he aspired to the indulgence of the cuatro tiros (four shots).History of Cuba; or, Notes of a Traveller in the Tropics
Maturin M. Ballou
Then suddenly changing the subject, he said: "How is that caravansary of yours in the Cuatro Caminos getting on?"Froth
Armando Palacio Valds