brand of typewriters manufactured by company founded in 1908 near Turin, Italy; named for founder, Camillo Olivetti.
A large Italian company producing office machinery, computers and printers.
Olivetti took a controlling stake in Acorn Computers in September 1985.
Olivetti computers were once marketed in USA with the ATT brand name.
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[oh-liv-ee-uh] /oʊˈlɪv i ə/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . fem. proper name, from Italian Olivia, from Latin oliva “olive” (see olive).
olivifugal ol·i·vif·u·gal (ŏl’ə-vĭf’yə-gəl) adj. In a direction away from the olivary body.
[ol-uh-veen, ol-uh-veen] /ˈɒl əˌvin, ˌɒl əˈvin/ noun 1. Mineralogy. any of a group of magnesium iron silicates, (Mg,Fe) 2 SiO 4 , occurring in olive-green to gray-green masses as an important constituent of basic igneous rocks. /ˈɒlɪˌviːn; ˌɒlɪˈviːn/ noun 1. an olive-green mineral of the olivine group, found in igneous and metamorphic rocks. The clear-green […]
olivipetal ol·i·vip·e·tal (ŏl’ə-vĭp’ĭ-tl) adj. In a direction toward the olivary body.