from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The period of or the movement for the liberation and political unification of Italy, beginning about 1750 and lasting until 1870.
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- n. The political and military movement that led to the unification of Italy in the nineteenth century
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Rinascimento.
Italian, from risorgere, to rise again, from Latin resurgere; see resurge.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Italian risorgimento, revival (Wiktionary)