balacera

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From balazo (shot, bullet wound) +‎ -era.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /balaˈθeɾa/, [ba.laˈθe.ɾa]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /balaˈseɾa/, [ba.laˈse.ɾa]

NounEdit

balacera f (plural balaceras)

  1. (Latin America) shootout
    Synonym: tiroteo

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