[kruh-toh-nee; Italian kraw-taw-ne]
- a city in S Italy; ancient Greek colony.
Formerly Cro·to·na [kruh-toh-nuh; Italian kraw-taw-nah] /krəˈtoʊ nə; Italian krɔˈtɔ nɑ/.
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- a town in S Italy, on the coast of Calabria: founded in about 700 bc by the Achaeans; chemical works and zinc-smelting. Pop: 60 010 (2001)