a beat. a measure.
soffritto. Historical Examples Il can battuto dal bastone ha paura dell’ ombra—The dog that has been beaten with a stick is afraid of its shadow. Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources James Wood noun a selection of chopped herbs, used in Italian cookery
a seaport in and the capital of Adzharistan, in the SW Georgian Republic, on the Black Sea. an autonomous region in SW Georgia, bordered by Turkey and the Black Sea. 1,120 sq. mi. (2,900 sq. km). Capital: Batumi.
a Brazilian round dance of African origin.