zufolo

noun zu·fo·lo \ˈtsüfəˌlō\
variants: or

zuffolo

\ˈtsüfəˌlō\

Definition of zufolo

plural

zufoli

or

zuffoli

\-lē\
  1. :  a little flute or flageolet; especially :  one used to teach birds

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Origin and Etymology of zufolo

Italian, from Old Italian, whistle, whistling, hiss, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin sufilus, sifilus, from Latin sibilus; akin to Latin sibilare to hiss, whistle — more at sibilant


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