carroccio

noun

car·​roc·​cio
kəˈrȯ(ˌ)chō,
-ȯchēˌō
plural carrocci
-ȯ(ˌ)chē
: a large wheeled vehicle bearing a standard and used in medieval times especially by Italian free cities to serve as a rallying point for an army in battle

Word History

Etymology

Italian

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“Carroccio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carroccio. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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