Brindisi

[ brin-duh-zee; Italian breen-dee-zee ]
/ ˈbrɪn dəˌzi; Italian ˈbrin di zi /

noun

an Adriatic seaport in SE Apulia, in SE Italy: important Roman city and naval station.

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Brindisi
/ (Italian ˈbrindizi) /

noun

a port in SE Italy, in SE Apulia: important naval base in Roman times and a centre of the Crusades in the Middle Ages. Pop: 89 081 (2001)Ancient name: Brundisium
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