[ nair-vee; Italian ner-vee ]
/ ˈnɛər vi; Italian ˈnɛr vi /
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Pier Lu·i·gi [pyerloo-ee-jee], /pyɛr luˈi dʒi/, 1891–1979, Italian engineer and architect.
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Words nearby Nervi
nerve net, nerve-racking, nerve root, nerves, nerve trunk, Nervi, nervine, nerving, nervosity, nervous, nervous breakdown
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How to use Nervi in a sentence
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Nervi is a place of German hotels, much beer and an unaccommodating tram line.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car|Francis Miltoun
A quibus enim munia petuerunt sustineri, si civitatum nervi passim videantur abscidi.'The Letters of Cassiodorus|Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
Mr. Victor Horsley has recently demonstrated the existence of true sensory nerves supplying the nerve trunks of nervi-nervorum.
At Nervi they have pease, strawberries, &c. all the year round.
British Dictionary definitions for Nervi
/ (Italian ˈnɛrvi) /
Pier Luigi (pjɛːr luˈiːdʒi). 1891–1979, Italian engineer and architect; noted for his pioneering use of reinforced concrete as a decorative material. He codesigned the UNESCO building in Paris (1953)
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