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parador

[par-uh-dawr; Spanish pah-rah-th awr] /ˈpær əˌdɔr; Spanish ˌpɑ rɑˈðɔr/
noun, plural paradors; Spanish, paradores
[pah-rah-th aw-res] /ˌpɑ rɑˈðɔ rɛs/ (Show IPA)
1.
a government-sponsored inn in Spain, usually in a scenic or historic area, that offers lodging and meals at reasonable prices.
Origin of parador
1835-1845
1835-45; < Spanish: wayside inn, hostelry, equivalent to par(ar) to stop (see parade) + -ador -ator
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parador

/ˈpærədɔː; Spanish ˈparaðor/
noun (pl) -dors, -dores
1.
a state-run hotel in Spain
Word Origin
Spanish
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