noun, plural an·co·ne [ahn-kaw-ne], /ɑnˈkɔ nɛ/, English an·co·nas.Italian.
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The fliers, Ancona explained, are meant to educate people on what rights they legally have to use lethal force in self-defense.The Klan’s Call to Violence in Ferguson Blows the Lid Off Its Hypocritical Rebrand|Caitlin Dickson|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ancona capitulated to the Austrians after a very destructive bombardment.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Geronymo Mascalbruni was the son of a pauper belonging to a village whose name I forget, in the marshes of Ancona.Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II|Various
Ancona: a city of central Italy, on the shores of the Adriatic.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
Ancona was so situated as to be one of the most important ports of the Adriatic.
Francis, and his companion, whose name we are not told, embarked at Ancona.Brother Francis|Eileen Douglas