1) aff. a formative of no precise significance found in a variety of commercial coinages (granola; Victrola) and jocular variations of words (crapola)
2) aff. a suffix extracted from payola, used in coinages that have the general sense “covert payments, esp. to an entertainment figure in return for promoting a product, making an appearance, etc.” (playola)
Etymology: appar. < It or L -ola dim. suffix; see -ole I, -ule

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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