[kap-uh-ret-oh; Italian kah-paw-ret-taw]
- Italian name of Kobarid.
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Examples from the Web for caporetto
Lastly, invaded Italy was only just recovering from the disaster at Caporetto.
Some faithful foreigners were praising Italy—and she deserved it—for having persevered at all after Caporetto.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2
The crushing defeat of Italy at Caporetto afforded them further grounds for confidence.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
Caporetto has been avenged, the Austrians were thrown back across the Little Piave, and brought to their knees.
Italy had lost half Venetia and enormous quantities of guns in the breach of her defences at Caporetto.Mrs. Warren's Daughter
Sir Harry Johnston
- the Italian name for Kobarid
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