Definition of Italian region
1. Noun. Italy is divided into 20 regions for administrative purposes.
Specialized synonyms: Abruzzi, Abruzzi E Molise, Basilicata, Lucania, Calabria, Campania, Emilia-romagna, Friuli-venezia Giulia, Latium, Lazio, Liguria, Lombardia, Lombardy, Marche, Marches, Molise, Piedmont, Piemonte, Apulia, Puglia, Sardegna, Sardinia, Sicilia, Sicily, Toscana, Tuscany, Trentino-alto Adige, Umbria, Valle D'aosta, Venetia, Veneto, Venezia-euganea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Italian Region
Literary usage of Italian region
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Contemporary Review (1878)
"... and we ought therefore to conclude that Tuscany is the one italian region where women are more chaste and men more decent than in any other. ..."
2. The Frontiers of Language and Nationality in Europe by Leon Dominian (1917)
"It was situated in the tenth italian region, known as Venetia et Histria. After the fall of the western Empire it was included in the Italian districts ..."
3. The Roman Comagmatic Region by Henry Stephens Washington (1906)
"... that in the italian region the rocks are entirely extrusive. As instances of the kind the following may be mentioned : The ..."