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

  • A river, about 248 km (154 mi) long, of southern Switzerland and northern Italy flowing generally southward to the Po River. Hannibal defeated the Romans along the banks of the river in 218 B.C.

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  • proper n. An Italian-speaking canton of Switzerland.

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  • n. an Italian-speaking region of southern Switzerland

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