Definition of devo in English:

devo

noun

British
  • The transfer or delegation of power by a central government to a local or regional administration; devolution.

    ‘her speech on more devo was coherent and well thought through’
    • ‘we have known for a week that devo was not on the agenda’
    • ‘the devo deal has considerable support among Greater Manchester MPs’

Pronunciation

devo

/ˈdēvō/ /ˈdivoʊ/

Origin

1980s abbreviation of devolution.