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gambado

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noun gam·ba·do \gam-ˈbā-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of gambado

plural gam·ba·does also gam·ba·dos

  1. :  a horseman's legging



Origin of gambado

perhaps modification of Italian gambale, from gamba leg


First Known Use: circa 1656


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gambado

noun gam·ba·do

Definition of gambado

plural gambadoes also gambados

  1. 1 :  a spring of a horse

  2. 2 :  caper, gambol



Origin of gambado

modification of French gambade — more at gambol


First Known Use: 1820


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