[ti-rohl, tahy-, tahy-rohl; German tee-rohl]
- an alpine region in W Austria and N Italy: a former Austrian crown land.
- a province in W Austria. 4883 sq. mi. (12,645 sq. km). Capital: Innsbruck.
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To this day, in the Tyrol it is still believed to confer fine vision.Storyology
See, there is the signal from Pfunds, and the whole Tyrol will be up!
The war had again assumed something of importance in the Tyrol.Maurice Tiernay Soldier of Fortune
Charles James Lever
They said a few days back that they were in the Tyrol with Garibaldi.
As sculptor, his repute is widely spread and great in Tyrol.
- a mountainous state of W Austria: passed to the Hapsburgs in 1363; S part transferred to Italy in 1919. Capital: Innsbruck. Pop: 683 317 (2003 est). Area: 12 648 sq km (4883 sq miles)
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