Apulia


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A·pu·lia

 (ə-po͞ol′yə) also Pu·glia (po͞o′lyä)
A region of southeast Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea, Strait of Otranto, and Gulf of Taranto. Its southern portion forms the heel of the Italian "boot."

Apulia

(əˈpjuːljə)
n
(Placename) a region of SE Italy, on the Adriatic. Capital: Bari. Pop: 4 023 957 (2003 est). Area: 19 223 sq km (7422 sq miles). Italian name: Puglia

A•pu•lia

(əˈpyul yə)

n.
a region in SE Italy. 4,066,000; 7442 sq. mi. (19,275 sq. km). Cap.: Bari. Italian, Puglia.
A•pu′lian, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Apulia - a region in southeastern Italy on the AdriaticApulia - a region in southeastern Italy on the Adriatic
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
Bari - capital city of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast
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ON THIS DAY 65 BC: Horace, Roman poet, was born in Venusian Apulia.
Imported from the Bari Region of Apulia in Italy, MG is available in: Lemon; Basil; Rosemary; Garlic; White Truffle; Black Truffle; Jalapeno Pepper; Lime; and Orange varieties.
There were communities of Muslim artisans at Lucera in Apulia and Messina in Sicily whose expertise in bronze casting had already been passed on in the Christian-dominated areas by the early 12th century.
The terms of the agreement will see Istituto Diagnostico Varelli, a privately held diagnostic laboratory based in Napes, Italy, serve as a non-exclusive distributor in the country, focusing on five of Italy's 20 regions: Lazio, Apulia, Campania, Calabria and Basilicata.
The heel of Italy's stilettoed boot, Apulia is a peninsular region with ancient roots that plunge deep into both land and sea.
The Gargano region in northern Apulia has been hit by violent storms and rains over the weekend.
A prolific and award-winning poet, novelist, and translator, Tusiani, born in 1924 in the Apulia region of Italy, has written poetry and prose in Italian, English, Latin and the Gargano dialect.
Services of a tour representative Apulia & Royal Caserta Departs Sep 2& 26 2016 This holiday includes visits to five UNESCO World Heritage sites, all very different in character - the conical 'trulli' homes of Alberobello, the ancient stone 'sassi' houses of the Matera ravines, the Swabian castle of Castel del Monte, Santa Sofia in Benevento, and the Royal Palace at Caserta.
Apulia & Royal Caserta Departs May 16, Sep 2 & 26 2016 This holiday includes visits to no less than five UNESCO World Heritage sites, all very different in character - the conical 'trulli' homes of Alberobello, the ancient stone 'sassi' houses of the Matera ravines, the Swabian castle of Castel del Monte, Santa Sofia in Benevento, and the Royal Palace at Caserta.
Services of a tour representative 8 days from PS959 Apulia & Royal Caserta Flying Direct from Newcastle Departs May 16, Sep 2 & 26 2016 This holiday includes visits to no less than five UNESCO World Heritage sites, all very different in character - the conical 'trulli' homes of Alberobello, the ancient stone 'sassi' houses of the Matera ravines, the Swabian castle of Castel del Monte, Santa Sofia in Benevento, and the Royal Palace at Caserta.
The Ezadeen, classed as a livestock carrier, was 40 miles off the southeastern tip of the country heading for Apulia.