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[kuh-bree-toh; Spanish kah-vree-taw]
noun Mexican Cookery.
  1. the meat of a young goat.
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Origin of cabrito

< Spanish: kid, equivalent to cabr(o) goat (≪ Latin caper) + -ito diminutive suffix
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  • But for the present I want Gamburdo and his friends to think that I am an admirer of the cabrito.

    The Five Arrows

    Allan Chase