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zec·chi·no

 (zĕ-kē′nō) also zec·chin or zech·in (zĕk′ĭn)
n. pl. zec·chi·ni (-nē) or zec·chi·nos also zec·chins or zech·ins
See sequin.

[Italian; see sequin.]

zecchino

(zɛˈkiːnəʊ)
n, pl -ni (-nɪ)
(Historical Terms) another word for sequin2
[C18: from Italian; see sequin]
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Two Italian guys Nino Caruso and Andrea Zecchino randomly met whilst working in Manchester and realised that they shared a unique passion they both loved and missed, the Italian AperitivoI3/4 the ritual of drinking, nibbling and relaxing after work.
Christina Zecchino was spotted face down on the bottom of a swimming pool.
But his cousin Adamo Zecchino said: "Federico is just a cheeky wee chappie.
Cousin Claudio Zecchino was stunned by the prank and said last night: "Federico is starting to lose the plot.
His cousin Dino Zecchino, 30, who runs Alberto's Cafe in Dennistoun, Glasgow, told the Sunday Mail: "He gets a lot of attention from the girls and he gets a lot of offers.
Eloquenti, in questo senso, ad esempio, due scene 'incatenate' del primo atto, la quattordicesima e la quindicesima, la prima delle quali, brevissima, vede il Cavaliere meditare in solitudine sulla propria abilita nel neutralizzare le presunte furbizie del Marchese scroccone, che gli ha sorbito sotto il naso la cioccolata e preso uno zecchino in prestito (I, xiii), quando, invece, si sta profilando all'orizzonte un'insidia ben maggiore: l'arrivo di un'apparentemente servizievole e umile Mirandolina, col pretesto di fornire "della biancheria migliore".
The owners Nino Caruso and Andrea Zecchino are now speaking to investors with aims to expand to 10 locations in the next 18 months.
Maria's friend Nadia Zecchino said: "There was a row because both Federico and Maria are jealous types and she wasn't at all happy.
The pressure of having caused the rest of the housemates to fail the scout task is driving him mad, according to his cousin, Claudio Zecchino.
Dino Zecchino, who runs Alberto's cafe in Dennistoun, Glasgow, said: "He's a love machine and he's determined to bank the cash.
His cousin, Claudio Zecchino, 34, predicted he would bed at least one of the girls - and avoid eviction.