contrabasso

contrabasso

[kon-truh-bas-oh, -bah-soh; Italian kawn-trah-bahs-saw] Music.
noun, plural contrabassos, contrabassi [kon-truh-bas-ee, -bah-see; Italian kawn-trah-bahs-see] , adjective

Origin:
< Italian contrabbasso, equivalent to contra- contra-2 + basso bass1

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