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

  • A region of south-central Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea. Conquered by the Romans in the 4th century B.C., it was ruled by a Lombard duchy from the 6th to the 11th century A.D.

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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 south central Italy


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