from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northern Italy on the Po River east-southeast of Milan. Originally a Roman colony, it was an independent commune in the Middle Ages until its surrender to Milan in 1334. Population: 70,900.
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- proper n. Province of Lombardy, Italy.
- proper n. Town and capital of Cremona.
- n. A superior kind of violin, formerly made at Cremona in Italy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A superior kind of violin, formerly made at Cremona, in Italy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Any violin made at Cremona, Italy, by the Amati family, in the latter part of the sixteenth and in the seventeenth century, and by Stradivarius at the beginning of the eighteenth century.
- n. Same as cromorna.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a city in Lombardy on the Po River; noted for the manufacture of fine violins from the 16th to the 18th centuries
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