noun ba·ut·ta \bä-ˈu̇-tə\

Definition of bautta



  1. :  a black cloak with a hood that falls so as to mask the face especially for masquerades

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Origin and Etymology of bautta

borrowed from Italian, borrowed from Upper Italian (Venice) bauta, probably from bava slobber, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin

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a brief usually trivial fact

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