finocchio

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n finocchio aromatic bulbous stem base eaten cooked or raw in salads
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Usage

In literature:

On the second of September, Gemellaro ascended Monte Finocchio in the Val del Bove in order to witness the outburst.
"The San Francisco Calamity" by Various
Two years later lava issued from the Val del Bove near the Rock of Musarra; the crater then formed was perhaps the present Monte Finocchio.
"Etna" by G. F. Rodwell
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