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Definition of salvo

salvo

  • a person collecting money for the Salvation Army, usually on a street. Origin: Australian.

    Last edited on Aug 22 2013. Submitted by Raymond B. from Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, UK on Oct 08 2004.

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