Baretti: A dictionary of the English and Italian languages
Fortificá-re, v. a.
1. to fortify, make strong, strengthen, corroborate; 2. to fortify, provide with fortifications; v. r. to strengthen, fortify one's self; v. n. to gain strength; s. m. Fortificá-tóre,f. Fortificá-tríce; adj. Fortificá-nte.
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