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carreta

[ kuh-ret-uh ]
/ kəˈrɛt ə /
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noun Southwestern U.S.

a simple two-wheeled oxcart.

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Origin of carreta

1835–45; Americanism;<American Spanish, Spanish, equivalent to carr(o) cart, car1 + -eta noun suffix (cf. -ette)
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