tazza

noun
taz·​za | \ ˈtät-sə How to pronounce tazza (audio) \

Definition of tazza

: a shallow cup or vase on a pedestal

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First Known Use of tazza

1824, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tazza

Italian, cup, tazza, from Arabic ṭassa, ṭass, ṭasht basin, from Persian tasht

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“Tazza.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tazza. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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