[kam-pey-nee-uh, -peyn-yuh; Italian kahm-pah-nyah]
- a region in SW Italy. 5214 sq. mi. (13,505 sq. km). Capital: Naples.
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Examples from the Web for campania
It was a desolate country—the fair plains of Campania through which they rode.
I have wished that the army should not march north; I have wished that it should winter in Campania.
The Campania Brown of the old Italian painters was a similar earth.Field's Chromatography
For there was no stronghold in Campania except those at Cumae and at Naples.Procopius
Now for yourself, when you left that place, did you go to Aurelia or to Campania?Meditations
- a region of SW Italy: includes the islands of Capri and Ischia. Chief town: Naples. Pop.: 5 725 098 (2003 est). Area: 13 595 sq km (5248 sq miles)
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