Pantelleria(redirected from Cossyra)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.
Related to Cossyra: sapodilla plum, titlark
(Placename) an Italian island in the Mediterranean, between Sicily and Tunisia: of volcanic origin; used by the Romans as a place of banishment. Pop: 7679 (2004 est). Area: 83 sq km (32 sq miles). Ancient name: Cossyra