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Old 02-13-08, 11:44 AM   #1
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What does Breve mean?

Campagnola uses the term breve for some of its components. What does breve mean?
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Old 02-13-08, 11:58 AM   #2
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brevette (or Brev. or Brevettato) is Italian for "patented."

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Campagnolo Brevetti Internazionali S.p.A. = Campagnolo International Patents Incorporated

Campagnolo Brevetti Internazionali S.p.A. is Campagnolo's official corporate name.

From the 1968 Catalog (No. 17):

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Back in the day, we all thought brev. camp. meant "get tough or die"
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