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combo

[ kom-boh ]
/ ˈkɒm boʊ /
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noun, plural com·bos.
Informal.
  1. a small jazz or dance band.Compare big band.
  2. combination (defs. 2-4).
Australian Slang. a white man living with Aboriginal people or having an Aboriginal wife, usually in a common-law marriage.
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Origin of combo

First recorded in 1920–25; comb(ination) + -o
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British Dictionary definitions for combo

combo
/ (ˈkɒmbəʊ) /

noun plural -bos
a small group of musicians, esp of jazz musicians
informal any combination
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