Definition of Anzio
1. Noun. A town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea; the Allies established a beachhead at Anzio in World War II.
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Literary usage of Anzio
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Italy: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1890)
"Steam-tramway thence to anzio in 1 hr. (fares 3 fr. 50, 2 fr. 50. 1 fr. ... The little fishing-town of Porto d'anzio, or simply Ansio t as it has recently ..."
2. A Handbook of Rome and Its Environs by John Murray (Firm) (1888)
"About J m. beyond the village, on the road leading to Porto d'anzio, on the S. side of a ravine, are several sepulchral chambers excavated in the tufa rock; ..."
3. Classical Weekly (1910)
"The statue was the property of Prince Ludovico Chigi, in the grounds of whose villa at anzio it had been found as far back as 1878. ..."