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  • proper n. An arm of the Mediterranean Sea between the Italian Riviera, Corsica and Elba.

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  • n. an arm of the Mediterranean between northwest Italy and Corsica


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  • Passing the old city of Menton, with the sparkling Ligurian Sea to our left, I spoke by phone with a friendly fellow in a French information office, and he guessed that the nearest golf courses were all the way west in Nice.

    The Italian Summer


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