Definition of ricercata in US English:

ricercata

(also recercata)

noun

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  • Ricercare.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Roger North (1651–1734), lawyer, politician, and writer. From Italian ricercata, † recercata, specifically use as noun of past participle of ricercare to search out, seek, research.

Pronunciation

ricercata

/ˌriːtʃəˈkɑːtə/