rialto definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. rialtos
- a theater district
- a trading area or marketplace
Origin: after Rialto, island in Venice, Italy, formerly a center of business and amp; trade
rialto definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. ri·al·tos
- A theatrical district.
- A marketplace.
Origin: After Rialto, an island of Venice where a market was situated.
A city of southern California, a residential suburb of San Bernardino. Population: 99,500.