Padroni
Padrone Pa*dro"ne, n.; pl. It. {Padroni}, E. {Padrones}. [It. See {Patron}.] 1. A patron; a protector. [1913 Webster]

2. The master of a small coaster in the Mediterranean. [1913 Webster]

3. A man who imports, and controls the earnings of, Italian laborers, street musicians, etc. [1913 Webster]


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