- a historic region in NW Italy, in the Piedmont, S of the Po River.
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Examples from the Web for montferrat
The choice then lay between Baldwin and Boniface of Montferrat.
If Montferrat had been there they might have screwed him to the pitch.
Next, they accuse him—falsely, as you know—of the death of Montferrat.
At this moment Montferrat came in, and stood by his kinsman.
The houses of Savoy and Montferrat rose into importance in his reign.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 1 (of 7)
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