Definition of Decameron in English:

Decameron

Line breaks: De¦cam|eron
Pronunciation: /dɪˈkamərən
 
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  • A work by Boccaccio, written between 1348 and 1358, containing a hundred tales supposedly told in ten days by a party of ten young people who had fled from the Black Death in Florence. The work was influential on later writers such as Chaucer and Shakespeare.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody