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zecchino

[ zuh-kee-noh; Italian tsek-kee-naw ]
/ zəˈki noʊ; Italian tsɛkˈki nɔ /
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noun, plural zec·chi·ni [zuh-kee-nee; Italian tsek-kee-nee]. /zəˈki ni; Italian tsɛkˈki ni/.

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Origin of zecchino

1610–20; <Italian. See sequin
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British Dictionary definitions for zecchino

zecchino
/ (zɛˈkiːnəʊ) /

noun plural -ni (-nɪ)

another word for sequin (def. 2)
C18: from Italian; see sequin
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