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copita Line breaks: co¦pita
Pronunciation: /kəˈpiːtə/

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Definition of copita in English:

noun

A slim stemmed glass that narrows slightly towards the top, used for sherry.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Spanish, diminutive of copa 'cup', from popular Latin cuppa (see cup).

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