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English translation: cornerstone/cornerstones

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Italian term or phrase:cantonetti......
English translation:cornerstone/cornerstones
Entered by: Kimmy
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12:27 Oct 24, 2006
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / Mosaics
Italian term or phrase: cantonetti......
Le destinazioni di questo materiale sono quelle tipiche dei silicei più duri: lavori esterni (arredo urbano, cantonetti, cordoli, cubetti, quadrotti, opere murarie), ma anche palladiane, piastrelle, e la tipica impietrata (pavimentazione esterna a carattere decorativo, di spessore oscillante fra sei ed otto centimetri).
Kimmy
Local time: 10:32
cornerstone/cornerstones
Explanation:
According to my Garzanti dictionary

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Note added at 19 mins (2006-10-24 12:46:59 GMT)
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Sorry, my confidence level should be "medium": if you don't trust your dictionary...

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Note added at 25 mins (2006-10-24 12:53:12 GMT)
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It may also simply mean "stones" used in architecture (for facades or stonewalls).

See:

http://www.limen.org/BBCC/tutela/Conservazione delle citt/Sar...
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Raffaella Panigada
Switzerland
Local time: 02:32
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cornerstone/cornerstones


Explanation:
According to my Garzanti dictionary

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Note added at 19 mins (2006-10-24 12:46:59 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Sorry, my confidence level should be "medium": if you don't trust your dictionary...

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Note added at 25 mins (2006-10-24 12:53:12 GMT)
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It may also simply mean "stones" used in architecture (for facades or stonewalls).

See:

http://www.limen.org/BBCC/tutela/Conservazione delle citt/Sar...

Raffaella Panigada
Switzerland
Local time: 02:32
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