turbolenza

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably a borrowing or semi-learned adaptation of Latin turbulentia. Equivalent to turbolento +‎ -enza.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tur.boˈlɛn.t͡sa/

NounEdit

turbolenza f (plural turbolenze)

  1. (aviation, meteorology) turbulence
  2. boisterousness
  3. upheaval
  4. (aviation) wake (the turbulent air left behind a flying aircraft)

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