Definition of pavonazzetto in English:

pavonazzetto

(also pavonazetto)

noun

  • A variegated stone similar to pavonazzo.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in James Edward Smith (1759–1828), botanist. Apparently from Italian pavonazzetto from pavonazzo + -etto.

Pronunciation

pavonazzetto

/ˌpavənatˈsɛtəʊ/