fico

[ fee-koh ]
/ ˈfi koʊ /

noun, plural fi·coes.

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Origin of fico

1570–80; <Italian fico, ficafig1
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British Dictionary definitions for fico

fico
/ (ˈfiːkəʊ) /

noun plural -coes archaic

a worthless trifle
another word for fig 1 (def. 7)

Word Origin for fico

C16: from Italian: fig 1
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