Garda

[ gahr-duh ]
/ ˈgɑr də /

noun

Lake, a lake in N Italy: the largest lake in Italy. 35 miles (56 km) long; 143 sq. mi. (370 sq. km).

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British Dictionary definitions for Garda (1 of 2)

garda
/ (ˈɡɑːrdə) /

noun plural gardaí (ˈɡɑːrdiː)

a member of Garda Síochána

British Dictionary definitions for Garda (2 of 2)

Garda
/ (ˈɡɑːdə) /

noun

Lake Garda a lake in N Italy: the largest lake in the country. Area: 370 sq km (143 sq miles)
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