motoscafo

motoscafo

(ˌməʊtəʊˈskæfəʊ)
n, pl -fi or -fos
(Nautical Terms) a passenger motorboat most often used on the canals in Venice
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The one-man "crash" boat was called the motoscafo da turismo (MT), which evolved into the motoscafo da turismo modificato (MTM).
Motoscafo da turismo lento, a motorboat that embarked two SLCs.
Appena ho potuto ho preso la patente per auto, camion, motoscafo, elicottero, aeroplano (.
The day's laundry drying between those two brick walls above viridian passages, narrow waterways meeting at right angles, and seen in dim reflection, rows of windows, wooden shutters, iron grating black on clay red, arched above the unmoving, olive-slick slow rippled rio , mirroring the elegant scarlet hull of a moored motoscafo , the colours each redoubling in the watery channels.
Sintesi delle comunicazioni maritime continues the formal program of Velocita di motoscafo, although now a large industrial ship slices through the abstract, lyrical lines of the ocean, which literally seems to support the boat on its journey to land.
La ciudad de sueno me cautivo desde que llegue a la estacion y luego vinieron el motoscafo, el gran canal, la laguna, los palacios.
In that same year, Cappa Marinetti, who penned her name simply as Benedetta, participated in the Futurist congress in Milan and produced her first Futurist painting, Velocita di motoscafo.