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italian


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Italian  \I*tal"ian\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  italien,  It  italiano.  Cf 
  {Italic}.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  Italy,  or  to  its  people  or  language. 
 
  {Italian  cloth}  a  light  material  of  cotton  and  worsted;  -- 
  called  also  {farmer's  satin}. 
 
  {Italian  iron},  a  heater  for  fluting  frills. 
 
  {Italian  juice},  Calabrian  liquorice. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Italian  \I*tal"ian\,  n. 
  1.  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  Italy. 
 
  2.  The  language  used  in  Italy,  or  by  the  Italians. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ray  grass  \Ray"  grass`\,  [Etymol.  of  ray  is  uncertain.]  (Bot.) 
  A  perennial  European  grass  ({Lolium  perenne});  --  called  also 
  {rye  grass},  and  {red  darnel}.  See  {Darnel},  and  {Grass}. 
 
  {Italian}  {ray,  or  rye},  {grass}.  See  {Darnel},  and  {Grass}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Italian 
  adj  :  of  or  pertaining  to  or  characteristic  of  Italy  or  its  people 
  or  culture  or  language;  "Italian  cooking"  [syn:  {Italian}] 
  n  1:  a  native  or  inhabitant  of  Italy  [syn:  {Italian}] 
  2:  the  Romance  language  spoken  in  Italy  [syn:  {Italian}] 




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