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Livorno

[lee-vawr-naw]
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noun
  1. a seaport in W Italy on the Ligurian Sea.
English Leghorn.
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Historical Examples

  • Such, too, Livorno, built by the Medici in the sixteenth century.

    Ancient Town-Planning

    F. Haverfield

  • He had let out that he would return to Livorno in a few days, and she had resolved to accompany him, wherever he might be going.

    Castellinaria

    Henry Festing Jones

  • The Livorno had a long, low poop, no more than three feet high, and extending forward to the mainmast.

    The Record of Nicholas Freydon

    A. J. (Alec John) Dawson

  • In Livorno Bay the breakers were big, and the back-wash of their surf very insistent.

    The Record of Nicholas Freydon

    A. J. (Alec John) Dawson

  • Her deck, and indeed every uncovered part of the Livorno, was encrusted in the droppings of multitudinous sea-fowl.

    The Record of Nicholas Freydon

    A. J. (Alec John) Dawson


British Dictionary definitions for livorno

Livorno

noun
  1. a port in W central Italy, in Tuscany on the Ligurian Sea: shipyards; oil-refining. Pop: 156 274 (2001)English name: Leghorn
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