[sey-chen-toh; Italian se-chen-taw]
noun (often initial capital letter)
the 17th century, with reference to the Italian art or literature of that period.

1900–05; < Italian: short for mille seicento literally, a thousand six hundred Unabridged
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seicento (Italian seiˈtʃɛnto)
the 17th century with reference to Italian art and literature
[Italian, shortened from mille seicento one thousand six hundred]

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