caporetto caporetto

Definition(s):

  • (n) battle of World War I (1917); Italians were defeated by the Austrian and German forces

Quotes

  • "It's a real Caporetto of the government and of the administrators it named," Lombardy region President Roberto Formigoni said, according to La Repubblica.
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Roberto Formigoni Source: Reuters

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