(comanchería [komant∫eria] < comanche plus -ería, a Spanish collective suffix)
   According to Blevins, "the area of the Central and Southern Great Plains claimed by the Comanches, 400 miles wide and 600 miles from north to south."

Cowboy Talk. A Dictionary of Spanish Terms. . 2013.

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