dellacruscan

Dellacruscan

Del`la*crus"can\, a. Of or pertaining to the Accademia della Crusca in Florence.

The Dellacruscan School, a name given in satire to a class of affected English writers, most of whom lived in Florence, about a. d. 1785.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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