latticinio


latticinio
/lat'i cheen"yoh/, n., pl. latticini /-chee"nee/.
an opaque, white glass first produced in Venice during the Renaissance, often used in thread form to decorate clear glass pieces.
[1850-55; < It < LL lacticinium food prepared with milk; see LACT-]

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