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  1. a town in central Italy: wine-growing area.
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Examples from the Web for montefiascone

Historical Examples

  • "The wine of Montefiascone is a great gift from God," Mathieu said.

    The Saracen: Land of the Infidel

    Robert Shea

  • He put up his mule, and drank of Montefiascone till he died.

    Pencillings by the Way

    N. Parker Willis

  • Montefiascone is built on the river of one of these ravines.

    Pencillings by the Way

    N. Parker Willis

  • Even in Montefiascone our biographer tells, there was such recourse of Romans to him that it was stupore, stupefying, to see them.

    The Makers of Modern Rome

    Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant

  • Viterbo, three Leagues from Montefiascone, seem'd to me to be a pretty Town.