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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin gabiola, for Vulgar Latin *caveola, a diminutive of Latin cavea (cavity, coop, cage). Cognate to Portuguese gaiola. Compare jaula, a doublet borrowed through French.

NounEdit

gayola f (plural gayolas)

  1. (colloquial) clink (prison)
  2. (colloquial) handjob, wank

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