quartino

See also: quartìno

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian quartino

NounEdit

quartino (plural quartinos)

  1. A carafe that can hold a quarter of a litre of wine.
    • 2009 August 2, Alice Gabriel, “Keeping It Simple, With an Eye on Tradition”, in New York Times[1]:
      We settled for quartinos of serviceable Chianti ($8.75) and pinot grigio ($8).

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

quartino m (plural quartini)

  1. quarter litre (especially of wine)
  2. (music) small clarinet

NeapolitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quarto.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quartino m

  1. (small) apartment

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