from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A region of southeast Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea, Strait of Otranto, and Gulf of Taranto. Its southern portion forms the heel of the Italian "boot.”
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- proper n. A region of southern Italy.
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- n. a region in southeastern Italy on the Adriatic
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