[ ses-tuh ]
/ ˈsɛs tə /
noun Jai Alai.
a narrow, curved basket fitted on one end to a wooden handle with a glovelike compartment at the base, for catching and throwing the ball.
Origin of cesta
1900–05; < Spanish: literally, basket < Latin cista chest
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Examples from the Web for cesta
They spoke little—it was he who had fetched the cesta—both immersed in individual thoughts.San Cristbal de la Habana|Joseph Hergesheimer