Da Capo (or D.C.) – Repeating from the beginning
He'd dropped his cap - oh dear! (capo). It meant he had to repeat from the beginning.
Examples of da capo in a sentence
They started again from the beginning several times: it wasn't intentional da capo - they just kept getting it wrong!
The opening chorus has three da capos - some critics think this amount of repetition is tedious.
Her composition, she thought, was far too short, so she put in a couple of da capos to fill it out.