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Novara

[noh-vahr-uh; Italian naw-vah-rah]
noun
  1. a city in NE Piedmont, in NW Italy.
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Examples from the Web for novara

Historical Examples

  • The mountaineer waved his finger as from Novara toward Milan.

    Vittoria, Complete

    George Meredith

  • It would have been a Novara to Pericles if Vittoria had refused to sing.

    Vittoria, Complete

    George Meredith

  • Yet he took up the march to Novara, stoical as became his race.

    Builders of United Italy

    Rupert Sargent Holland

  • The battle of Novara, fought March 23, 1849, marked the end.

    Builders of United Italy

    Rupert Sargent Holland

  • Aaron wrote to Novara, and asked if he should come to Italy, having no money to speak of.

    Aaron's Rod

    D. H. Lawrence


British Dictionary definitions for novara

Novara

noun
  1. a city in NW Italy, in NE Piedmont: scene of the Austrian defeat of the Piedmontese in 1849. Pop: 100 910 (2001)
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