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citole

[ sit-ohl, si-tohl ]
/ ˈsɪt oʊl, sɪˈtoʊl /
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noun

cittern.

Nearby words

citizens' band, citizenship, citizenship papers, citlaltepetl, citlaltépetl, citole, citral, citrate, citreous, citric, citric acid

Origin of citole

1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French < Latin cit(hara) kithara + Middle French -ole diminutive suffix
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British Dictionary definitions for citole

citole

/ (ˈsɪtəʊl, sɪˈtəʊl) /

noun

a rare word for cittern

Word Origin for citole

C14: from Old French, probably from Latin cithara cither
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