squadra

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

squadra (plural squadras)

  1. (in Italy) A Fascist military cadre

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EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from squadrare. May correspond to a Vulgar Latin *exquadra, from *exquadro, exquadrare, from Latin ex- + quadro, from quadrus. Compare French équerre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈskwa.dra/, [ˈs̪kwäːd̪r̺ä]
  • Hyphenation: squà‧dra

NounEdit

squadra f (plural squadre)

  1. set square, triangle (tool)
  2. (sports) team, squad, group, side
  3. team, set, crew, bunch, gang, shift
  4. (military, law enforcement) squad, cadre

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VerbEdit

squadra

  1. third-person singular present indicative of squadrare
  2. second-person singular imperative of squadrare