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lido

[lee-doh] /ˈli doʊ/
noun, plural lidos. British.
1.
a fashionable beach resort.
2.
a public open-air swimming pool.
Origin of lido
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; after the Lido

Lido

[lee-doh; Italian lee-daw] /ˈli doʊ; Italian ˈli dɔ/
noun
1.
a chain of sandy islands in NE Italy, between the Lagoon of Venice and the Adriatic: resort.
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lido

/ˈliːdəʊ/
noun (pl) -dos
1.
(Brit) a public place of recreation, including a pool for swimming or water sports
Word Origin
C20: after the Lido, island bathing beach near Venice, from Latin litus shore
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Lido

famous resort island off Venice, from Italian lido, from Latin litus "shore."

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