[nee-kaw-lah] /niˈkɔ lɑ/ (Show IPA), 1891–1927, Italian anarchist, in the U.S. after 1908: together with Bartolomeo Vanzetti, found guilty of robbery and murder 1921; executed 1927.
Nicola (niˈkɔːla). 1891–1927, US radical agitator, born in Italy. With Bartolomeo Vanzetti, he was executed for murder (1927) despite suspicions that their political opinions influenced the verdict: the case caused international protests
- Sacco and vanzetti
Sacco and Vanzetti [(sak-oh; van-zet-ee)] Two anarchists (see anarchism), Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, who were convicted of a robbery and two murders in Massachusetts in the early 1920s and sentenced to death. Sacco and Vanzetti were born in Italy but had been living in the United States for years when they were tried. Several […]
adjective 1. having the form of a sac. adjective 1. of or resembling a sac
- Saccular aneurysm
saccular aneurysm or sacculated aneurysm n. A saclike bulging on one side of an artery.
- Saccular gland
saccular gland n. An alveolar gland.