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nel giro di



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nel giro di
     1. adv. Within, in less than.
           Sarò arrivato da te nel giro di due ore.
             I will arrive at your house within two hours.
     2. adv. run
           He went to Las Vegas and spent all his money over a three-day run.
Analysis
nel
     1. contraction. contraction of in il; in the
     in
          1. prep. in
                Ho qualcosa in tasca. - I have got something in my pocket.
                Partirò in primavera. - I will be leaving in spring.
                Vado in quinta elementare. - I'm in fifth grade of elementary school.
          2. prep. to
     il
          1. art. the
giro
     1. n. turn, twist, rotation, revolution
     2. n. detour
     3. n. lap (of a race)
     4. n. tour, trip, stroll
     5. n. (in the plural) rounds (of a postman etc)
     girare
          1. v. to turn, stir, wind
          2. v. to tour, travel, go round
          3. v. to pass
          4. v. to endorse, transfer
          5. v. (transitive, cinema) to shoot, film, act in
di
     1. prep. (ngd, Used to indicate possession, after the thing owned and before the owner); ’s
           L’ira di Apollo - The wrath of Apollo
           la coda del cane - the dog’s tail
           Canto dello sciatore - Song of the skier
           Dichiarazione Universale dei Diritti dell’Uomo - Universal declaration of the Rights of the Man

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