contadina


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contadina

(ˌkɒntɑːˈdiːnɑː)
n, pl contadine or contadinas
(Agriculture) (in Italy) a female farmer or peasant
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She had lived with her father and sister in a queer old-fashioned, expatriated, artistic Bohemia, in the days when the aesthetic was only the academic and the painters who knew the best models for a contadina and pifferaro wore peaked hats and long hair.
Well," said Morcerf, "for three days I believed myself the object of the attentions of a masque, whom I took for a descendant of Tullia or Poppoea, while I was simply the object of the attentions of a contadina, and I say contadina to avoid saying peasant girl.
Its brands include Del Monte, Contadina, College Inn and S and W.
Lucania dentro di noi e sintagma che allude a una dimensione universale della condizione contadina o, se si preferisce, a un perdurante valore dell'arcaico nel tempo di una societa postcapitalistica.
Del Monte brands include Del Monte, Contadina, College Inn, Sand W and other brand names.
The targeted business is centered on the Del Monte brand but also includes the Contadina, S&W and College Inn brands.
Hasse La Contadina Ensemble Arcadia / Cremonesi THIS is a delightfully light and tuneful vocal work composed when the 29-year-old German Johann Adolf Hasse was on his first visit to Italy in 1728.
Ma in questo nuovo "carcere" Levi scopre che l'indistinto originario, al quale era tornato in solitudine nella sua cella, corrisponde ora al mondo ancora indifferenziato della civilta contadina che lo circonda (De Donato, Le parole del reale 32; Bini 103): e un mondo che vive "astoricamente," distaccato dal flusso del progresso, la sua condizione di potenzialita ancora inespresse.
For example, among brands of diced canned tomatoes, Hunt's Original has almost twice as much sodium (310 milligrams per 100 grams of product) as Contadina Roma Style (160 mg per 100 g).
Or what about Rane Contadina - frog legs cooked in garlic and chilli peppers (pounds 4.
One of my 'all-time favorites was created for Contadina Tomato Paste, many years ago.
San Francisco, which markets products under the Del Monte, Contadina and Sunfresh brands, elected to use the iProcure network from Datastream Systems Inc.