com|bo [ˈkɔmbəu US ˈka:mbou] n plural combos
[Date: 1900-2000; Origin: combination]
1.) a small band that plays ↑jazz or dance music
He played trumpet professionally in a jazz combo.
2.) a ↑combination of different things, especially of different types of foods - used especially in product names
I chose the vegetarian combo.

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