from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The hills upon which the ancient city of Rome was built, including the Palatine (traditional site of the founding of the city), Aventine, Caelian, Capitoline, Esquiline, Quirinal, and Viminal hills.
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- n. the hills on which the ancient city of Rome was built
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