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Quirinal

[ kwir-uh-nl ]
/ ˈkwɪr ə nl /
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noun
one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built.
the Italian civil authority and government (distinguished from the Vatican).
adjective
noting or pertaining to the Quirinal.
of or relating to Quirinus.
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Origin of Quirinal

From the Latin word Quirīnālis, dating back to 1850–55. See Quirinus, -al1

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British Dictionary definitions for Quirinal

Quirinal
/ (ˈkwɪrɪnəl) /

noun
one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built
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