from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient country of west-central Italy in present-day Tuscany and parts of Umbria. It was the center of the Etruscan civilization, which spread throughout much of Italy before being supplanted by Rome in the third century B.C.
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- proper n. An ancient country located between the Arno and Tiber rivers, corresponding to modern day Tuscany in Western Italy; the home of Etruscans.
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- n. an ancient country in central Italy; assimilated by the Romans by about 200 BC
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