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A·di·ge

 (ä′dĭ-jā′, ä′dē-jĕ′)
A river of northeast Italy rising in the Alps and flowing about 410 km (255 mi) generally south then east to the Adriatic Sea at the Gulf of Venice.
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Adige

(Italian ˈaːdidʒe)
n
(Placename) a river in N Italy, flowing southeast to the Adriatic. Length: 354 km (220 miles)
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A•di•ge

(ˈɑ dɪˌdʒeɪ)

n.
a river in N Italy, flowing SE to the Adriatic Sea. 220 mi. (354 km) long.
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Noun1.Adige - a river in northern Italy that flows southeast into the Adriatic SeaAdige - a river in northern Italy that flows southeast into the Adriatic Sea; "Verona is on the Adige"
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
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Even if you are as romantic as a plank of wood, you can't fail to be impressed by the city's magnificent architecture, with basilicas lining the banks of the Adige river and regular opera performances in the Roman Arena.
There's a suntrap terrace overlooking the thundering Adige river and the Ponte Pietra, a footbridge built by the Romans in 100BC.
With help from American, English, and Italian scholars, he investigates and maps a series of canals that don't exist anymore but that once made it possible to go by boat from Legnago on Verona's Adige River to Ostiglia on the Po, which connects to the Adda and a canal to Milan.