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Italian to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Education / Pedagogy
Italian term or phrase:tocco
"La consegna del Diploma di Laurea, del Tocco e del Sigillo d’oro dell’Ateneo da parte del Rettore"
OK, so he got the diploma and some kind of gilt seal, but what else did they give 'im? A tocco? lump, chunk... nah
This is about an honorary degree.
Thanks once again Gianfranco, I was wondering what to call it. "Graduation hat" seems good for the US so I'm happy with it (though it's probably too straightforward for Oxbridge).
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