[ kahr-boh ]
/ ˈkɑr boʊ /
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noun, plural car·bos.Informal.
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Origin of carbo
By shortening; cf. -o
Other definitions for carbo (2 of 2)
a combining form used in the names of chemical compounds in which carbon is present: carbohydrate.
Also especially before a vowel, carb-.
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How to use carbo in a sentence
I saw two Carbos (cormorants), distinct from any I had hitherto seen, very black, with some white marks.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
British Dictionary definitions for carbo
before a vowel carb-
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