carroccio

noun
car·​roc·​cio | \ kəˈrȯ(ˌ)chō, -ȯchēˌō \
plural carrocci\ -​ȯ(ˌ)chē \

Definition of carroccio

: 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

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History and Etymology for carroccio

Italian

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“Carroccio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carroccio. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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