Durazzo


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Durazzo

(duˈrattso)
n
(Placename) the Italian name for Durrës

Dur•rës

(ˈdʊər əs)

n.
a seaport in W Albania, on the Adriatic: important ancient city. 217,000. Italian, Durazzo.
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Noun1.Durazzo - port city in western Albania on the AdriaticDurazzo - port city in western Albania on the Adriatic
Albania, Republic of Albania - a republic in southeastern Europe on the Adriatic coast of the Balkan Peninsula
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Elaine Sisman's study of Haydn's 1779 L'isola disabitata proves an ideal opening piece: by connecting a wealth of information about Haydn, Metastasio, Count Durazzo, Gluck and Nicolaus Esterhazy, it clears up several background questions at first sight inaccessible to the modern observer.
Le labili tracce del femminile cartaceo di Paola Zito; Le donne e le arti figurative nel Rinascimento Napoletano: pratica artistica, committenza e iconografia di Cettina Lenza; "El simulacro et retracto de sua divina immagine" Scambi di doni tra Costanza D'Avalos e Isabella D'Este di Gennario Toscano; La regina Margherita D'Angio Durazzo e l'emblema del drago di Luciana Mocciola); La vita quotidiana (con le relazioni: Agostino Nifo: l'Institutio della donna nell'ambiente di corte di Domenico Defilippis e Madonne, ancelle, popolane del rinascimento meridionale in veste giuridica di Aurelio Cernigliaro); La donna e il libro (che comprende: di Imprenditrici o "facenti funzioni"?
Durazzo, assistant professor in the department of radiology and biomedical imageing at the University of California San Francisco, and corresponding author for the study, said.
Wayne and Coleen Rooney When: June 14, 2008 Where: Villa Durazzo, Italian Riviera Interesting fact: Coleen, 26, wore a pounds 200,000 dress designed by Georgina Chapman's Marchesa label.
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