giallo antico

noun

gial·​lo an·​ti·​co
¦jä(ˌ)lōˌan‧ˈtē(ˌ)kō,
-ˌän‧-
: an ornamental marble found among Italian ruins and believed to have come originally from Algeria

Word History

Etymology

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 2 Mar. 2024.

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