- a village in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, in NE Italy, NW of Trieste: treaty between Austria and France 1797.
Examples from the Web for campo formio
Historical Examples of campo formio
Austria, though beaten, obtains all she got at Campo-Formio.
The result was the treaty of Campo-Formio, so-called from the village at which it was signed, on the 3d of October, 1797.
During his brief stay at Rastadt the dictator of Campo-Formio once more broke out.
While the negotiations were going on at Campo-Formio, the young general had established a brilliant court.An Introduction to the History of Western Europe
James Harvey Robinson
Such tedious work did not suit his character, and he had been sufficiently disgusted with similar proceedings at Campo-Formio.
- a village in NE Italy, in Friuli-Venezia Giulia: scene of the signing of a treaty in 1797 that ended the war between revolutionary France and AustriaModern name: Campoformido (kampoˈfɔrmido)