capitasti

capitasti

[kah-pee-tahs-tee, -puh-]
noun
a plural of capotasto.
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capotasto

[kah-poh-tahs-toh, -puh-]
noun, plural capotastos, capitasti [kah-pee-tahs-tee, -puh-] .

Origin:
< Italian, equivalent to capo head (see capo2) + tasto finger board, fret, literally, touch, feel, noun derivative of tastare to touch lightly, perhaps < Vulgar Latin *taxitare, for Latin taxāre, frequentative of Latin tangere to touch

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