[ bot-i-chel-ee; Italian bawt-tee-chel-lee ]
/ ˌbɒt ɪˈtʃɛl i; Italian ˌbɔt tiˈtʃɛl li /
San·dro [san-droh, sahn-; Italian sahn-draw] /ˈsæn droʊ, ˈsɑn-; Italian ˈsɑn drɔ/, Alessandro di Mariano dei Filipepi,1444?–1510, Italian painter.
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OTHER WORDS FROM BotticelliBot·ti·cel·li·an, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for botticellian
/ (Italian bottiˈtʃɛlli) /
Sandro (ˈsandro), original name Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi . 1444–1510, Italian (Florentine) painter, illustrator, and engraver, noted for the graceful outlines and delicate details of his mythological and religious paintings
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