scala-cordonata

scala cordonata

[Italian skah-lah kawr-daw-nah-tah]
noun, plural scale cordonate [Italian skah-le kawr-daw-nah-te] .
a ramp having the form of broad, slightly inclined steps.

Origin:
< Italian; see scale3, cordon, -ate1

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