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One entry found for conquistador.
Main Entry: con·quis·ta·dor
Pronunciation: kodoteng-primarystresskemacrons-tschwa-secondarystressdodot(schwa)r, kän-primarystressk(w)is-, kschwan-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural con·quis·ta·do·res /kodoteng-secondarystresskemacrons-tschwa-primarystressdodotr-emacronz, -primarystressdodotr-secondarystressamacrs; -primarystressdomacrr-; kän-k(w)is-, primarystresskschwan- /; or con·quis·ta·dors
Etymology: Spanish, derived from Latin conquirere "to search for"
: a leader in the Spanish conquest of America in the 16th century

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