what is difference between bullfighting and tauromachy
bull + fighting
bullfighting (usually uncountable, plural bullfightings)
- A traditional spectacle, popular in Spain and many former Spanish colonies, in which a matador manipulates and ultimately kills a bull at close range.
- tauromachy (formal), bullfight
- Wikipedia article on bullfighting
From Ancient Greek ταῦρος (taûros, “bull”) + μάχη (mákhē, “battle”).
tauromachy (countable and uncountable, plural tauromachies)
- Bullfighting (in classical times)