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n. - The activity at a bullfight.

Usage examples (6)
  • Still, they could always take this particular political bull down to the Bull Ring and practice their tauromachy on him .....
  • He stayed in touch with Hemingway and tended his own collection of tauromachy -- bullfighting ephemera -- which he estimated at "well over 1,700 items."
  • The streets were plastered with placards of a bull-fight, to take place the next evening (there was no opera that season); but it was not a real Spanish tauromachy —...
  • The good king Ferdinand VII. -- as precious a rascal as ever graced a throne -- founded in Seville the first academy for the cultivation of tauromachy, and bull-fighters... for more
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