Associations to the word «Medici»

Wiktionary

MEDICI COLLAR, noun. A fan-shaped (especially lace) collar, standing upright behind the head and sloping down to meet a square neckline in front.

Dictionary definition

MEDICI, noun. Aristocratic Italian family of powerful merchants and bankers who ruled Florence in the 15th century.

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.