estafette

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French estafette, from Italian staffetta diminutive of staffa(stirrup)

Noun[edit]

estafette ‎(plural estafettes)

  1. (obsolete) A dispatch rider especially military; a mounted courier.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French estafette, from Italian staffetta.

Noun[edit]

estafette f ‎(plural estafettes, diminutive estafettetje n)

  1. relay race

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian staffetta.

Noun[edit]

estafette f ‎(plural estafettes)

  1. courier
  2. (military) dispatch rider

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