AMATI

Amati

(noun) a violin made by Nicolo Amati or a member of his family

Amati, Nicolo Amati, Nicola Amati

(noun) Italian violin maker in Cremona; taught the craft to Guarneri and Stradivari (1596-1684)

Source: WordNet® 3.1



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JAG

(noun) a slit in a garment that exposes material of a different color underneath; used in Renaissance clothing


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