giallo antico

noun
gial·​lo an·​ti·​co | \ ¦jä(ˌ)lōˌan‧ˈtē(ˌ)kō, -ˌän‧- \

Definition of giallo antico

: an ornamental marble found among Italian ruins and believed to have come originally from Algeria

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History and Etymology for giallo antico

Italian, literally, ancient yellow

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“Giallo antico.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/giallo%20antico. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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