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

  • Tasso, Torquato 1544-1595. Italian poet who wrote the epic Jerusalem Delivered (1581), an account of the capture of the city during the First Crusade.

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  • n. Italian poet who wrote an epic poem about the capture of Jerusalem during the First Crusade (1544-1595)

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