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  1. I·ta·lo [ee-tah-law] /ˈi tɑ lɔ/, 1896–1940, Italian aviator, general, and statesman.
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Historical Examples of balbo

  • At the close of 1848 Count Balbo resigned, and a new ministry was formed, in which Gioberti held a seat.

    Builders of United Italy

    Rupert Sargent Holland

  • Balbo was called upon to form the first constitutional ministry.

  • Simul accepi a Seleuco tuo literas; statim qusivi e Balbo per codicillos quid esset in lege.

  • Balbo arranges these materials with sense and good feeling; though, as a writer, he is below his subject.

    Dante. An essay.

    R. W. Church

  • Balbo and Rosmini visited him at Gaeta, to plead for the Constitution, but they obtained nothing.

    The History of Freedom

    John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton

British Dictionary definitions for balbo


  1. Italo (ˈitalo). 1896–1940, Italian Fascist politician and airman: minister of aviation (1929–33)
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