Monte Cassino

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Monte Cassino

(ˈmɒntɪ kəˈsiːnəʊ; Italian ˈmonte kasˈsiːno)
n
(Placename) a hill above Cassino in central Italy: site of intense battle during World War II: site of Benedictine monastery (530 ad), destroyed by Allied bombing in 1944, later restored
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They repeatedly attacked Naples, Capua, Calabria, Sardinia, they destroyed the abbey of Montecassino; they raided in northern Italy, crossing the Alps.
Matthews' lead could come under further pressure on today's sixth stage, the 247km route from Sassano to the top of the hill at the Abbey of Montecassino near Naples.
(1.) Giovanni Insom is the music editor and cataloguer for the Abbey of Montecassino library and for S.