birota

[ bih-rot-uh ]
/ bɪˈrɒt ə /

noun Roman Antiquity.

a two-wheeled cart, usually drawn by three mules, used for transporting commercial goods and one or two passengers.

Nearby words

  1. birmingham,
  2. birne,
  3. biro,
  4. birobidzhan,
  5. biromantic,
  6. birr,
  7. birretta,
  8. birri,
  9. birrus,
  10. birse

Origin of birota

< Latin, nounuse of feminine of birotus two-wheeled, equivalent to bi- bi-1 + rot(a) wheel + -us adj. suffix

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