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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English rostrum, French rostre, Italian rostro, Russian ро́стр (róstr), Spanish rostro, all ultimately from Latin rōstrum.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈros.tro/, /ˈɾɔs.tɾɔ/

NounEdit

rostro (plural rostri)

  1. (general) any beaklike extension
  2. (national, historical) bill
  3. beak (of an insect)
  4. trunk, proboscis (as of an elephant)
  5. (botany) prolonged rigid process
  6. (antiquity) beak of a ship; rostrum in a forum.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rostrum

NounEdit

rostro m (plural rostri)

  1. rostrum
  2. (nautical) ram, beak
  3. bill, beak (of a bird)
  4. nib

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NounEdit

rostro m

  1. Alternative form of rosto

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish rostro, from Latin rostrum.

NounEdit

rostro m (plural rostros)

  1. face

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