[ smoh-koh ]
/ ˈsmoʊ koʊ /
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noun, plural smok·os.Australia and New Zealand Informal.
a rest period during work.
an informal evening entertainment, especially for males.
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British Dictionary definitions for smoko
/ (ˈsməʊkəʊ) /
noun plural -kos or -hos Australian and NZ informal
a short break from work for tea, a cigarette, etc
a refreshment taken during this break
Word Origin for smoko
C19: from smoke + -o
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