noun, plural combos.
a small jazz or dance band. Compare big band.
combination ( defs 2–4 ).
Australian Slang. a white man living with Aborigines or having an Aborigine wife, usually in a common-law marriage.

1920–25; comb(ination) + -o Unabridged
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combo (ˈkɒmbəʊ)
n , pl -bos
1.  a small group of musicians, esp of jazz musicians
2.  informal any combination

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Word Origin & History

1929, U.S. slang, in entertainment (jazz groups, dance teams), short for combination.
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Example sentences
Not only is the fruit-topped pancake breakfast combo still on the menu, but the
  name is trademarked.
Chalk it up to another victory for the ever-popular meat and fruit combo.
It's time again for the annual reminder about how fireworks and air travel are
  a bad combo.
Yet it is no mere combo of playback politicians either.
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