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[gah-ey-tuh; Italian gah-e-tah]
  1. a seaport in W central Italy, on the Gulf of Gaeta off the Tyrrhenian Sea.
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Historical Examples

  • On Wednesday they leave this for Gaeta, and ere they return it may be weeks, ay, months.

    Gerald Fitzgerald

    Charles James Lever

  • On April 6, he is reported to be shut up in the castle of Gaeta.

  • They had with them a picture-card of the sixty-nine officers of the Gaeta army.

  • The place where the diligence stopped was a town called Mola di Gaeta.

    Rollo in Rome

    Jacob Abbott

  • Gaeta fell into the hands of the Spaniards on the 1st of January, 1504.