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capo

noun ca·po \ ˈkā-(ˌ)pō \

Definition of capo

plural capos
: a movable bar attached to the fingerboard of a fretted instrument to uniformly raise the pitch of all the strings

Origin and Etymology of capo

short for capotasto, from Italian, literally, head of fingerboard


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capo

noun ca·po \ ˈkä-(ˌ)pō , ˈka- \

Definition of capo

plural capos
: the head of a branch of a crime syndicate

Origin and Etymology of capo

Italian, head, chief, from Latin caput


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of capo


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