See also: CORBA, çorba, and čorba

CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Latin curvus

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

corba f (plural corbes)

  1. curve (a gentle bend, such as in a road)

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

corba

  1. feminine singular of corb

Etymology 2Edit

From corb (crow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

corba f (plural corbes)

  1. female crow

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin corbis (basket).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

corba f (plural corbe)

  1. a large wicker basket
  2. (nautical, regional) Synonym of costa
  3. (historical) a unit of dry measure equivalent to 78.644 m³

Etymology 2Edit

From the obsolete term curva, probably influenced by French courbe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkor.ba/
  • Rhymes: -orba
  • Hyphenation: cór‧ba

NounEdit

corba f (plural corbe)

  1. (veterinary medicine) an exostosis of the rear margin of a horse's hock
    Synonym: (obsolete) curva

ReferencesEdit

  • còrba in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • córba in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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