There are 2 definitions of bolo in English:

bolo

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Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊləʊ
 
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noun (plural bolos)

  • A large single-edged knife used in the Philippines.
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    • More sinister still, a timekeeper was attacked with bolos, the machete-like knife carried by most men in rural areas.
    • The Filipino troops, armed with old rifles and bolos and carrying magical charms, were no match for American troops in open combat, but they were formidable opponents in guerrilla warfare

Origin

Spanish.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 2 definitions of bolo in English:

BOLO

Syllabification: BOLO

Entry from US English dictionary

abbreviation

  • (Typically in police use, referring to a suspected criminal or missing person) be on (the) lookout.

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