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Italian stucco (coating made of pulverised gypsum, plaster, stucco) from Old Italian stucco, from Lombardic stucki, *stucchi (crust, fragment, piece) from Proto-Germanic *stukkiją (stump, piece), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewg- (to shock, butt, impact). Akin to German Stück (piece), Old Saxon stukki (piece, fragment) and Old English stycce.

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stucco (plural stuccoes or stuccos)

  1. A plaster that is used to coat (interior or) exterior walls, or used for mouldings.
  2. Work made of stucco; stuccowork.

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stucco (third-person singular simple present stuccoes or stuccos, present participle stuccoing, simple past and past participle stuccoed)

  1. (transitive) To coat or decorate with stucco.

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From Old Italian stucco, borrowed from Lombardic stucki, stucchi, stuhhi (crust, fragment, piece) from Proto-Germanic *stukkiją (stick, beam, stump). Akin to German Stück (piece), Old Saxon stukki (piece, fragment), English stitch.

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stucco m (plural stucchi)

  1. stucco

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stucco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of stuccare