Meaning of bolo

bo•lo

Pronunciation: (bō'lō), [key]
— pl. -los.
  1. a large, heavy, single-edged knife or machete for hacking, used in the Philippines and by the U.S. Army.

bo•lo

Pronunciation: (bō'lō), [key]
— n., pl. v., -los, -loed, -lo•ing.
—n.
  1. a soldier who does not meet the minimum standards of marksmanship.
—v.i.
  1. to fail to meet the minimum standards of marksmanship.

bo•lo

Pronunciation: (bō'lō), [key]
— n.
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