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lazzo

(ˈladzo)
n, pl -zi
(Theatre) a comic routine in the commedia dell'arte, such as a dialogue on a contemporary political issue
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De Falco G, Antonicelli G, Onnis A, Lazzi S, Bellan C, Leoncini L.
Angelo Beolco: dall'enigma della sopravvivenza all'estetica dei lazzi.
Lazzi C, Turroni S, Mancini A, Sgarbi E, Neviani E, Brigidi P, Gatti M.
Las palabras salenle en hipos: acaso el esfuerzo verbal continuando dolorosa meditacion: Fuego de artificios cortado a veces de ausas, lazzi y gedeoneria transcendente.
Bellan C, Lazzi S, Hummel M, Palummo N, de Santi M, Amato T, et al.
When the civil war, started in 840 because of the Carolingian succession disputes, stagger the aristocratic hegemony, the free peasants and the freedmen (frilingi and Lazzi, respectively) responded and triggered the revolt of Stellinga ('Companions', 'brothers').
Max, as the lazzi progresses, gets more and more frustrated with Arnold, to the point where ze is pushing Arnold and almost on the verge of violence with him.
If we think of the commedia dellarte tradition, the numerous lazzi provide scenarios within which the actors may explore potentials.
Lazzi, "Increasing channel capacity of an altrawideband MIMO system using vector antennas," IEEE Trans.
A brief description of a sequence of lazzi in L'Avare in a chapter on "Classic Routines" provides useful insight into the way that comedies of character employ manifestations of exaggerated physicality.
Lazzi, "A comparison of two and three dimensional dipole antennas for an implantable retinal prosthesis," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol.
Il y a du Moliere dans ce portrait du cuistre aristotelicien, avec une pointe de comedie italienne: l'accusateur, ce Jean de Mauleon de Francon--gentilhomme francais de souche, mais sur le nom duquel Voltaire laisse flotter un soupcon tout inedit d'italianite (<< un nomme Francon ou Franconi >>) (9)--suggere un lazzi du genre Franconi contre Vanini; Pantalon contre Bartolo.