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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A region of southern Italy bordering on the Tyrrhenian Sea and the Gulf of Taranta. It forms the instep of the Italian "boot.”

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  • proper n. a region of southern Italy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot')


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