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Definition of the noun abruzzi

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noun - plural: -

  1. a mountainous region of central Italy on the Adriatic

Place

Abruzzi a.k.a. Abruzzo is a region of Southern Italy, with an area of about 10,763 square kilometres and a population of about 1.3 million inhabitants. Its western border lies less than 50 miles east of Rome. The region, divided into the provinces of L'Aquila, Teramo, Pescara and the Chieti, borders the region of Marche to the north, Lazio to the west and south-west, Molise to the south-east, and the Adriatic Sea to the east. Abruzzo is split into a mountainous area in the west with the Gran Sasso D'italia, and into a coastal area on the eastern side with the beaches of the Adriatic sea. Arguably, its geographical location is more central than southern, although ISTAT considers it to be part of Southern Italy, as a vestige of Abruzzo's historic association with the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.

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"Abruzzi" is a composition.

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Abruzzi is a restaurant.

Phrases with Abruzzi

  1. abruzzi e molise
  2. Duke of Abruzzi's Free-Tailed Bat
  3. aquila degli abruzzi

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Google previewSoil survey (1923)

by United States. Bureau of Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, United States. Soil Conservation Service, United States. Natural Resources Conservation Service

Abruzzi is the best variety of rye for southern conditions.

Google previewThe World's Chronicle (1908)

A History of the World To-day for the Men and Women of To-morrow by Eleanor Atkinson, Francis B. Atkinson, Lewis A. Convis

Abruzzi, ltaly.—Abruzzi is a political division of Italy on the Adriatic Sea extending about 100 miles on the coast. Although it has such a long coast line, it has no good harbor. It is very mouptainous and used to be infested with many brigands.

Google previewThe Mountain Encyclopedia (2005)

An A to Z Compendium of Over 2,250 Terms, Concepts, Ideas, and People by Frederic Hartemann, Robert Hauptman

Abruzzi, Luigi Amedeo Giuseppe Maria Ferdinando Francesco, Duke d' (Duca) ( 1873–1933) Born: Italy. Grandson of King Victor Emmanuel II of Italy. An avid climber who organized enormous expeditions, including a foray into the Arctic in ...

Google previewChamber's Encyclopedia: A dictionary of universal knowledge for the people (1878)

from Arezzo to the valley of the Pescara, which flows between the two Abruzzi 3. The South A., from the valley of the Pescara to Cape Spartdvento. 4. The Insular A., or the Sicilian range. The leading feature of the A., wherever ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

The Central Apennines, from Arezzo to the valley of the Pescara, which flows between the two Abruzzi. (3) The South Apennines, from the valley of the Pescara to Cape Spartivento. (4) The Insular Apennines, or the Sicilian Range.

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Scrabble value of A1B3R1U1Z10Z10I1

The value of this 7-letter word is 27 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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