salto mortale


sal·to mor·ta·le

foreign term \ˌsäl-tō-mr-ˈtä-lā\

Definition of SALTO MORTALE

:  deadly jump :  full somersault :  dangerous or crucial undertaking

Origin of SALTO MORTALE

Italian

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