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  1. Le·on Bat·ti·sta [le-awn baht-tee-stah] /lɛˈɔn bɑtˈti stɑ/, 1404–72, Italian architect, artist, musician, and poet.
  2. Ra·fa·el [rah-fah-el] /rɑ fɑˈɛl/, 1902–1999, Spanish poet.
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Historical Examples of alberti

  • They had the support of the populace and the Alberti and Medici families.

    Chit-Chat; Nirvana; The Searchlight

    Mathew Joseph Holt

  • Palermo (Florence 1871), have shown Alberti to be the author.

  • A new biography of Alberti is in course of preparation by Hub.

  • "Yes, that's the fellow," Lieutenant Colonel Alberti commented.

  • Two editions, one in large 4^o (Alberti), the other in small 4o (Wappler).

    Ossian in Germany

    Rudolf Tombo

British Dictionary definitions for alberti


  1. Leon Battista (leˈɔn batˈtista). 1404–72, Italian Renaissance architect, painter, writer, and musician; among his architectural designs are the façades of Sta. Maria Novella at Florence and S. Francesco at Rimini
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