violino piccolo

noun
violino pic·co·lo | \ -ˈpēkəˌlō \
plural violino piccolos

Definition of violino piccolo 

: a small violin tuned usually a third higher than an ordinary violin

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First Known Use of violino piccolo

1776, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for violino piccolo

Italian, little violin

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