estancia

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish estancia.

Noun[edit]

estancia (plural estancias)

  1. A large rural estate in Latin America; a kind of ranch.
    • 2006, R. Buckley, Adventure Tourism (page 322)
      Some of the campsites are close to estancias; some are run by the parks service and have showers; and the remainder are in more remote locations with no vehicle access or facilities.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /esˈtanθja/, [esˈt̪ãn̟θja]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /esˈtansja/, [esˈt̪ãnsja]

Noun[edit]

estancia f (plural estancias)

  1. large farmstead
  2. stay, residence, sojourn
  3. room
  4. stanza

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