from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A region of northern Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea. Named for the Aemilian Way, a Roman road laid out in 187 B.C. that connected Piacenza with Rimini, the area was conquered by the Lombards in the fifth century A.D. and became part of the kingdom of Italy in 1861.
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- proper n. A region of northern Italy.
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- n. a region of north central Italy on the Adriatic
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