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Marches

[mahr-chiz]
noun
  1. The, a region in central Italy, bordering the Adriatic. 3743 sq. mi. (9695 sq. km).
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Italian Le Mar·che [le mahr-ke] /lɛ ˈmɑr kɛ/.

M.Arch.E.

  1. Master of Architectural Engineering.
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  • Marche stopped, took his pipe out of his mouth, and listened.

    Lorraine

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Marche picked up a crumpled roll of paper from the ground and opened it.

    Lorraine

    Robert W. Chambers

  • "I think I heard some such dialogue yesterday," said Marche, much amused.

    Lorraine

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Every one goes to the Marche and the company is mixed enough there.

    Rene Mauperin

    Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt

  • Marche leaned forward and scanned the water and sky alternately.

    Blue-Bird Weather

    Robert W. Chambers


British Dictionary definitions for marche

Marche

noun
  1. a former province of central France
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Marches

noun the Marches
  1. the border area between England and Wales or Scotland, both characterized by continual feuding (13th–16th centuries)
  2. a region of central Italy. Capital: Ancona. Pop: 1 484 601 (2003 est). Area: 9692 sq km (3780 sq miles)Italian name: Le Marche (le ˈmarke)
  3. any of various other border regions
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