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Messina

[me-see-nuh]
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  1. a seaport in NE Sicily.
  2. Strait of, a strait between Sicily and Italy. 2½ miles (4 km) wide.
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Messina

noun
  1. a port in NE Sicily, on the Strait of Messina : colonized by Greeks around 730 bc; under Spanish rule (1282–1676 and 1678–1713); university (1549). Pop: 252 026 (2001)
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