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Monte Leone

[mawn-te le-aw-ne]
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noun
  1. a mountain in S Switzerland, on the Italian border: highest peak in the Lepontine Alps. 11,684 feet (3561 meters).
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Leone

[le-aw-ne]
noun
  1. Gio·van·ni [jaw-vahn-nee] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni/, 1908–2001, Italian political leader: prime minister 1963, 1968; president 1971–78.
  2. Monte, Monte Leone.
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leone

noun
  1. the standard monetary unit of Sierra Leone, divided into 100 cents
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Word Origin

C20: from Sierra Leone
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