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

  • A city of central Italy east-northeast of Rome. Tivoli contains the ruins of several ancient Roman villas and is also noted for its waterfalls. Population: 51,800.

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  • proper n. An ancient city in the Italian region of Lazio.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A game resembling bagatelle, played on a special oblong board or table (Tivoli board or Tivoli table), which has a curved upper end, a set of numbered compartments at the lower end, side alleys, and the surface studded with pins and sometimes furnished with numbered depressions or cups.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a town twenty miles to the east of Rome (Tibur is the ancient name); a summer resort during the Roman empire; noted for its waterfalls


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