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 (brĭn′dĭ-zē, brēn′-)
A city of southern Italy on the Adriatic Sea southeast of Bari. It was an ancient center of trade with the eastern Mediterranean and an embarkation point for the Crusaders during the Middle Ages.


(Italian ˈbrindizi)
(Placename) a port in SE Italy, in SE Apulia: important naval base in Roman times and a centre of the Crusades in the Middle Ages. Pop: 89 081 (2001). Ancient name: Brundisium


(ˈbrɪn dəˌzi, ˈbrin-)

an Adriatic seaport in SE Apulia, in SE Italy. 87,420.
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Noun1.Brindisi - a port city in southeastern Apulia in Italy; a center for the Crusades in the Middle Ages
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
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Playing in front of her home crowd in Brindisi, Italy in a World Group play-off tie in 2015, an inspired Sara Errani served for the match against Serena and was two points from the win at 6-4, 5-4, 30-15.
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As coastguards guided the Ezadeen to land, tow boats brought charred car ferry Norman Atlantic to Brindisi, Italy, for investigation.
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As Dubai's International Humanitarian City (IHC) restocks its supplies, a Boeing 747 has been sent from Dubai to Brindisi, Italy, which is the site of the UN's second largest humanitarian depot (after Dubai), to collect 30,000 blankets and deliver them to Amman, Jordan, for its delivery to Gaza by truck.
Imperial Airways first began passenger flights to Bahrain in April 1935, with the journey starting in Croydon with a flight to Paris - where passengers then had to take a train to Brindisi, Italy, before flying on to Athens, Alexandria, Cairo, Gaza, Rutbah, Baghdad and Basra in Iraq; and finally to Kuwait and Bahrain.
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