cortina cortina  /kər ˈti nə/


  • (n) a cobwebby partial veil consisting of silky fibrils


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  1. "We know that in this sport every hundredth of a second counts," said Brydon. "But every so often when you're reminded of it, like this, it hurts a little. It's not an easy track here in Cortina but it was an easy set, so we were really able...
    on Jan 20, 2008 By: Emily Brydon Source:

  2. "We like Cortina," Mancuso said. "It's always fun to come here. The beautiful scenery inspires people to do beautiful things."
    on Jan 21, 2008 By: Julia Mancuso Source:

  3. "Three wins already and it's going better and better," Zettel told reporters. "I'm in the form of my life and I hope it continues until March, and of course next week at the world championships. Cortina is not a place in which I've done too...
    on Jan 25, 2009 By: Kathrin Zettel Source: Reuters

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