Meaning of diabolo


Pronunciation: (dē-ab'u-lō"), [key]
— pl. -los
  1. a game in which a toplike object is spun, thrown, and caught by or balanced on and whirled along a string the ends of which are fastened to the ends of two sticks that are manipulated by hand.
  2. the top used in this game. Cf. yoyo.
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