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 (môd′n-ə, mō′dĕ-nä)
A city of northern Italy west-northwest of Bologna. Long an important ecclesiastical center, it is also home to one of Europe's oldest universities (founded 1175).


(Italian ˈmɔːdena)
1. (Placename) a city in N Italy, in Emilia-Romagna: ruled by the Este family (18th–19th century); university (1678). Pop: 175 502 (2001). Ancient name: Mutina
2. (Breeds) (sometimes not capital) a popular variety of domestic fancy pigeon originating in Modena


(ˈmoʊd n ə)

a city in N Italy, NW of Bologna. 176,556.
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But the two lists differ widely beyond that -- although they roughly agree that El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain; Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy, as well Alain Ducasse and Le Bernardin represent more or less the summit of the culinary arts.
Before that he was co-director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine of the University of Modena, Italy (2006-2011), director of Discovery of Molmed SpA (2002-2005), founder and chief scientific officer of Genera SpA (1999-2002), and co-director of the San Raffaele-Telethon Institute of Gene Therapy in Milan, Italy (1995-2002).
Pavarotti first performed at the International Eisteddfod in 1955 with his father, Fernando, in a choir that travelled from Modena, Italy, to compete in the male choir category.
Scholars of law, economics, industrial relations, sociology, and related disciplines contributed to a March 2016 international conference on well being and work in Modena, Italy.
amp;nbsp;Dev's living in Modena, Italy, where he's found a sweet Italian woman to teach him to make pasta.
Rice Lake Weighing Systems announces the acquisition of Dini Argeo, a family-owned manufacturer and distributor of weighing equipment and metrology services based in Modena, Italy.
Poor Brazilians will also get a taste of Bottura's dishes without having to pay the usual hundreds of euros that restaurant-goers often shell out when they dine at Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy, rated the best in the world by Restaurant magazine
The restaurant in Modena, Italy, which was runner-up on last year's list, switched the top spot with the 2015 winner El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain.
The Panini brothers, Giuseppe and Benito, started the company in Modena, Italy, in 1961, but it wasn't until the 1970 World Cup in Mexico that they released their first Fifa sticker album Panini stickers have been a staple of playground life for decades, elevated to the arena of nostalgic heirloom, where a father will gleefully pass on to his children the tradition of collecting enough stickers to fill an album, swapping 'doublers' and hoping that every pack has a 'shiny'.
Giovanni Pellacani of the department of dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy, and his associates.
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An operatic tenor, I was born in Modena, Italy in 1935.