argine

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin arger, argerem, from Latin agger, aggerem (rubble; mound; rampart).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈardʒine/
  • Hyphenation: àr‧gi‧ne

Noun[edit]

argine m (plural argini)

  1. bank (of a river)
  2. embankment, dyke
    L'argine che blocca il fiume è molto largo.
    The dam blocking the river is very wide.

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