frontis

[ fruhn-tis ]
/ ˈfrʌn tɪs /
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noun

the front wall of a cancha or jai alai court.Compare rebote(def 1).

Nearby words

  1. frontes,
  2. frontier,
  3. frontier orbital,
  4. frontiersman,
  5. frontierswoman,
  6. frontispiece,
  7. frontlash,
  8. frontless,
  9. frontlessly,
  10. frontlet

Origin of frontis

< Spanish, apparently alteration of frente front

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