noun (plural requintos)
(In Spanish-speaking countries) a small guitar, typically tuned a fifth higher than a standard guitar.
- Ulises Bella is the band's most multi-talented addition, on tenor and baritone sax, piano, requinto harucho, guitar, bass, and clarinet.
- The absolute easiest way to tune a requinto is with an inexpensive electronic fully chromatic tuner.
Spanish, literally 'second fifth subtracted from a quantity'.
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