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a base di (~carne)

-based (meat~)

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a benficio

for someone's benefit

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a fondo

thoroughly, in depth

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a fronte di

with respect to

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a stretto giro di posta

by return of post

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a testa

each, per person

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a viva voce

personally, per person

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abbassare

to lower

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abolizione

abolition

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accontentarsi (di)

to be content with

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acquistare

to buy, to purchase

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acuto

high-pitched

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addirittura

downright

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al riguardo

about it

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alterno

alternate

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altrettante

as many as

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ambientalista

environmentalist

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ammassare

to accumulate

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andare in giro

to go around

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anidride carbonica

carbon dioxide

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apparecchio

device

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appoggiare

to support

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appunto

exactly, precisely

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armonico

harmonic

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assessore comunale

city councilman

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attutire

to ease, to soften

27

auricolare

earphone

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avanzo

leftover

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balena

whale

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battito (~ cardiaco)

heartbeat

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benzina

gas, fuel

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berriera acustica

acoustic wall

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bloccare

to block, to stop

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busta

envelope, shopping

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camion

truck

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campo

field

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capo

garment

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carenza

lack, deficiency

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cellula muscolare

muscle cell

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centinaio

hydroelectric plant

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centro urbano

city center

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cercare (di)

to try, to strive

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chiasso

noise, fuss

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circuito automobilistico

race circuit

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colpire

to hit, to strike

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comitato

committee

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commerciante

store keeper

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comunicato

statement

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conservazione

preservation

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consigliabile

recommendable, wise

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consumare

to use, to consume

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contribuente

taxpayer

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controllare

to verify, to inspect

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coordinamento

coordination

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copertina

cover page

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coprirsi

to cover oneself, to dress

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cosiddetto

so-called

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cranio

skull

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cuffie

headphones

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degrado

decay

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delfino

dolphin

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diffuso

widespread

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diga

dam

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direttore scolastico

principal

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discarica

dumping ground

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discontinuo

intermittent

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disperdere

to scatter

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disporre

to dispose

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dispositivo

device

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disturbare

to disturb

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disturbo

ailment

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dormire sugli allori

to rest on one's laurels

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drastico

drastic

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effetto serra

greenhouse effect

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elezioni comunali

municipal elections

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entrare in vigore

to come into force

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eppure

and yet, but, still

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esciuso

excluded

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esercente

store keeper

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essere conforme

to be consistent with

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essere dovuto

to be due to

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essere sottoposto

to be subject to

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essere sulla cresta dell' onda

to be riding high

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estrarre

to extract

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etichetta

label

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fabbisogno

needs

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fare caso

to pay attention to

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fastidio

nuisance

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fegato

liver

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filtrare

to filter

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fonte alternativa

alternative source

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frana

landslide

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fuori legge

unlawful

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fuoriuscita

discharge

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gettare

to discard

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idrocarburo

hydrocarbon

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immettere

to introduce

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immondizia

trash

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impianto

plant

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in complesso

in total

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in modo considerevole

significantly

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in vigore

to be in force

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in vista di

in sight of

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incrementare

to increase

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indagare

to investigate

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indesiderato

unwelcome

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indicare

to indicate

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inesaurabile

inexhaustibile

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ingurgitare

in ingurgitate

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inondare

to flood

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inquinamento

pollution

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inutile

useless

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irrespirabile

unbreathable

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isola pedonale

pedestrian area

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isolamento

isolation

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lamentarsi

to complain

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lanciare (~ un appello)

to launch (~an appeal)

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lotta

fight, struggle

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lucertola

lizard

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malore

indisposition

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mancare

to miss, to lack

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maneggevole

handy, practical

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maneggiare

to handle

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mascherina

mouth mask

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meneghino

from Milano

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mettere al bando

to ban

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mettere da parte

to put aside

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mi fa piacere

I'm glad

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neonato

newborn

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nocivo

dangerous

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non ci resta che

there is nothing left but

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norma di legge

rule of law

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notevole

noteworthy, remarkable

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omogeneo

homogeneous, uniform

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pala eolica

wind turbine

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pattumiera

garbage can

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pedaggio

toll

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pedone

pedestrian

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per lo piu

for the most part

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percepire

to percieve

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petrolio

oil

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pianificazione

planning

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piano d'azione

strategy

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prevenire

to prevent

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provocare

to cause

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qualsiasi

any

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raccolta differenziata

trash separation

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raddoppiare

to double

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radiografia

x-ray

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ragionare

to reason

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razionare

to ration

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realizzare

to realize

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reperto

evidence

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respiro

breath

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ridurre

to reduce

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rifiuti

waste

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rilevare

to detect

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rimanere a secco

to be left without

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riserva petrolifera

oil reserve

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ritenere

to believe

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rivelare

to reveal

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riversare

to pour

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rivista

magazine

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rumore

noise

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sacchetto

bag

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salasso

a drain of money

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sanare

to cure

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sangue (analisi del ~)

blood (~test)

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scarso

insufficient

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scoperta

discovery

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sede

office

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senza contare che

not counting

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settimana bianca

white week

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sfavorevole

unfavorable

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sgradevole

unpleasant

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siccita

drought

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smaltire

to dispose

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soglia

threshold

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sorpendente

surprising

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sottostante

underlying

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sporcizia

filthiness

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sporta

shopping bag

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spreco

waste

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sproposito

huge quantity

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stimare

to estimate

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studioso

scholare

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sudore

sweat

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suggerimento

suggestion

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superamento

overcoming

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talvolta

sometimes

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targa

license plate

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tartaruga

turtle

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telecomando

remote control

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tempesta

storm

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temporaneo

temporary

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tenere in braccio

to hold in one's arms

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tessuto

fabric

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titolare

owner

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transdermico

transdermal

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tutelare

to protect

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ulteriormente

still further

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vallata

valley

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valutare

to evaluate

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vantaggio

advantage

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vela

sail

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vietare

to forbid

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vincolante

binding

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visto e considerato

since

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vivace

lively

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zampa

paw