caló

caló

[kuh-loh; Spanish kah-law]
noun
1.
a variety of Spanish influenced by Mexican underworld argot with a large admixture of English words, spoken especially by young Mexican-Americans in cities of the southwestern U.S.
2.
(often initial capital letter) a language spoken by Spanish Gypsies.

Origin:
< Spanish

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