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schiena
Pronunciation: /ˈskjɛna/

Translation of schiena in English:

nome femminile

  • 3 (Engineering)a schiena d'asino (strada, ponte)
    saddle-backed

Idioms

voltare la schiena a qualcuno

to turn one's back on somebody

rompersi la schiena

to break one's back, to bust a gut [informal]

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