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British English: /məˈʃiːn/
American English: /məˈʃin/

Translation of machine in Italian:


  • 2 [figurative] (apparatus) publicity machine, electoral machine
    macchina pubblicitaria, elettorale
    the Conservative Party machine
    l'apparato elettorale del partito conservatore

transitive verb

  • produrre a macchina (article, goods)
    lavorare a macchina (material)
    mandare in macchina, stampare (newspaper)

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