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

  • A region of northwest Italy between the northern Apennines and the Ligurian and Tyrrhenian seas. Inhabited in ancient times by the Etruscans, it fell to Rome in the mid-fourth century B.C. Tuscany was a grand duchy under the Medicis (1569-1860) and subsequently became united with the kingdom of Sardinia.

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  • proper n. A region in Italy located north of Latium, and south of Emilia-Romagna.

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

  • n. a region in central Italy


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