scopa

noun
\ˈskōpə\
plural scopae\-​ōˌpē \ or scopas

Definition of scopa 

1 : a group or arrangement of short stiff hairs on the body surface of an insect that usually functions like a brush in collecting something (as pollen) usually : pollen brush

2 plural scopas [ Italian, literally, broom, from Latin ] : a card game similar to casino

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History and Etymology for scopa

New Latin, from Latin, broom

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