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incalzare

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *incalciāre, *incalceāre, from Latin calx (heel). Compare Catalan and Portuguese encalçar, Spanish encalzar.

VerbEdit

incalzare

  1. (transitive) To chase, to follow closely, to be hot on somebody's heels, to ply, to press.
  2. (intransitive) but takes avere as auxiliary To be imminent, to be pressing, to urge.

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