zufolo

noun
zu·fo·lo
variants: or zuffolo \ˈtsüfəˌlō \
plural zufoli or zuffoli\-lē \

Definition of zufolo 

: a little flute or flageolet especially : one used to teach birds

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History and Etymology for zufolo

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

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