glorieta

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French gloriette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡloˈɾjeta/, [ɡlo.ˈɾje.t̪a]

Noun[edit]

glorieta f (plural glorietas)

  1. roundabout, traffic circle (road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island)
    Synonym: rotonda
  2. (horticulture) arbor, bower
  3. summerhouse, alcove, pavilion
    Synonym: cenador

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