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

  • A city of northwest Italy west of Florence. On the site of an ancient Ligurian settlement and a Roman colony, it became a free commune in the 12th century and was later an independent republic. Population: 82,200.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. a Province of Tuscany, Italy.
  • proper n. City and capital of Lucca.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cotton fabric printed in imitation of an East Indian shawl.


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