cassone

noun

cas·​so·​ne
kəˈsōnē,
-ˌnā
plural cassoni
-(ˌ)nē
: a large Italian chest having a hinged lid and often decorated with carving or painting

Word History

Etymology

Italian, augmentative of cassa box

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“Cassone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cassone. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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