ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Perhaps from Ancient Greek κύστιον (kústion), from κύστις (kústis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

guscio m (plural gusci)

  1. shell (of an animal, nut etc)
    Togliamo il guscio alla noce di cocco.Let's husk the coconut. (literally, “Let's remove the shell from the coconut.”)

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