an Argentine game played by two teams of four on horseback, resembling a cross between polo and basketball, using a ball with six large leather handles, the object of which is to place or throw the ball through the opponent's net that hangs from a 9 feet (2.7 meters) high pole.
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How to use pato in a sentence
The cheery Wilson, who sometimes goes by the nickname “pato,” was born in Nigeria.‘It’s Thanksgiving’ Anthem Goes Viral: Producer & Singer Dish About Video | Marlow Stern | November 19, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
But with the promise of mole de pato (duck), chiles rellenos and blue agave, it would be worth the struggle.Best Mexican Food in New York City: The Daily Beast Takes a Tour | Michelle Gross | May 4, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Bellini turned yellow, and sneaked away like our old dog pato at Casa Rigey when he had been stealing.The Patriot | Antonio Fogazzaro
The bud resembles a web-footed animal swimming, hence its name flor de pato, ducks flower.The Ancient Cities of the New World | Dsir Charnay