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Mi·lan

 (mĭ-lăn′, -län′)
A city of northern Italy northeast of Genoa. Probably of Celtic origin, it was taken by the Romans in 222 bc and has been an important commercial, financial, cultural, and industrial center since medieval times because of its strategic location.

Mil′a·nese′ (mĭl′ə-nēz′, -nēs′) adj. & n.

Milan

(mɪˈlæn)
n
(Placename) a city in N Italy, in central Lombardy: Italy's second largest city and chief financial and industrial centre; a centre of the Renaissance under the Visconti and Sforza families. Pop: 1 256 211 (2001). Italian name: Milano Latin name: Mediolanum

Mi•lan

(mɪˈlæn, -ˈlɑn)

n.
an industrial city in central Lombardy, in N Italy. 1,478,505. Italian, Mi•la•no (miˈlɑ nɔ)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Milan - the capital of Lombardy in northern ItalyMilan - the capital of Lombardy in northern Italy; has been an international center of trade and industry since the Middle Ages
Lombardia, Lombardy - a region of north central Italy bordering Switzerland
Milanese - a native or inhabitant of Milan
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From entrepreneurs looking to venture out on their own, to inventors and designers looking to solve a need, individuals and small businesses should be empowered to innovate," said Lucie Milanes, Epson's director of marketing strategy and communications.
Perhaps the most significant statement comes from the interview with Pablo Milanes who states that the influential women of Latin America, like Mercedes Sosa, were the living cultural history of Latin America.
Le film [beaucoup moins que] Mercedes Sosa, la voix de l'Amerique latine [beaucoup plus grand que] presente, en quatre-vingt-dix minutes, des sequences inedites et des temoignages de personnalites comme Chico Buarque, Pablo Milanes et David Byrne.
Contractors paid $15,000 to underwrite an arts and music festival put on by the family of Pablo Milanes, the famed singer of ''nueva trova'' music and a man with close government ties.
Incluye al gran americanista milanes Lorenzo Boturini Benaducci (1702-1753), autor de Idea de una nueva historia general de la America septentrional (1746), tanto como a investigadores de ascendencia indigena.
When I write of the "weathered" streets of Pinar del Rio, I am thinking, not of the effects of climate, but about the onslaught of time itself, about the "implacable passage of time, the time that passed," to quote songwriter Pablo Milanes.
The biennale showcases work by recent graduates and up-and-coming artists, and includes this arresting image by Adrian Fernandez Milanes.
Vicente Milanes (1), Enrique Onieva (2), Joshue Perez (3), Javier Simo (4), Carlos Gonzalez (5), Teresa de Pedro (6)
Among her favorite composers were Brazilians Francisco "Chico" Buarque de Hollanda and Milton Naschnento and Cubans Pablo Milanes and Silvio Rodriguez.
She also popularized songs written by Cubans Silvio Rodriguez and Pablo Milanes, as well as songs by Brazilian Milton Nascimento.
Magistrates fined Milanes pounds 100 and ordered him to pay pounds 15 costs.
Boza RA, Milanes F, Slater V, Garrigo L, Rivera CE.