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grego

[ gree-goh, grey- ]
/ ˈgri goʊ, ˈgreɪ- /
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noun, plural gre·gos.

a short, hooded coat of thick, coarse fabric, originally worn in the eastern Mediterranean countries.

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Origin of grego

1740–50; perhaps <Portuguese (compare Spanish griego,Italian greco) <Latin GraecusGreek
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