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bottega

[ boh-tey-guh, buh-; Italian bawt-te-gah ]
/ boʊˈteɪ gə, bə-; Italian bɔtˈtɛ gɑ /
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noun, plural bot·te·gas, bot·te·ghe [boh-tey-gee, buh-; Italian bawt-te-ge]. /boʊˈteɪ gi, bə-; Italian bɔtˈtɛ gɛ/.
the studio of a master artist, in which lesser artists, apprentices, or students learn by participating in the work.
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Origin of bottega

1895–1900; <Italian: literally, shop <Latin apothēca;see apothecary
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