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Flor·en·tine(flôr′ən-tēn′, -tīn′, flŏr′-)
1. Of or relating to Florence, Italy.
2. often florentine Having or characterized by a dull chased or rubbed finish. Used of gold.
3. Prepared, cooked, or served with spinach.
1. A native or inhabitant of Florence, Italy.
2. also florentine A crisp, thin cookie made with almonds or other nuts and sometimes candied fruit, often topped with chocolate.
[Latin Flōrentīnus, from Flōrentia, Florence, Italy.]
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1. (Placename) of or relating to Florence
2. (Cookery) (usually postpositive) (of food) served or prepared with spinach
3. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Florence
4. (Cookery) a biscuit containing nuts and dried fruit and coated with chocolate
5. (Breeds) a type of domestic fancy pigeon somewhat resembling the Modena
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Flor•en•tine(ˈflɔr ənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn, ˈflɒr-)
1. of or pertaining to Florence, Italy.
2. (of food) served or prepared with spinach: eggs Florentine.n.
3. a native or resident of Florence.
[1535–45; < Latin]
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|Noun||1.||Florentine - a native or resident of Florence, Italy|
Firenze, Florence - a city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany; center of the Italian Renaissance from 14th to 16th centuries
Italian - a native or inhabitant of Italy
|Adj.||1.||Florentine - of or relating to or characteristic of the city of Florence; "Florentine art"|
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A. ADJ → florentino
B. N → florentino/a m/f
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adj → florentinisch
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Florentine[ˈflɒr/ənˌtaɪn] adj & n → fiorentino/a
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