Al·​pi·​no | \ alˈpē(ˌ)nō \
plural Alpini\ -​(ˌ)nē \

Definition of Alpino

: a member of an Italian army unit trained to fight in mountainous terrain

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First Known Use of Alpino

1920, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Alpino

Italian, from alpino of the Alps, from Latin alpinus

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“Alpino.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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