Anzio

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An·zi·o

 (ăn′zē-ō, än′tsyō)
A town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea south-southeast of Rome. In World War II Allied troops landed at Anzio on January 22, 1944.

Anzio

(ˈænzɪˌəʊ; Italian ˈantsjo)
n
(Placename) a port and resort on the W coast of Italy: site of Allied landings in World War II. Pop: 36 952 (2001)

An•zi•o

(ˈæn ziˌoʊ)

n.
a port in Italy, S of Rome on the Tyrrhenian coast: site of Allied beachhead in World War II. 27,094.
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Noun1.Anzio - a town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian SeaAnzio - a town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea; the Allies established a beachhead at Anzio in World War II
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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He played the lyre and was 50 miles away at his villa in Antium when he heard the news.
The story alternates between the streets of "A place calling itself Rome" and Tullus Aufidius's headquarters in Antium, an underground bunker in which the Volscian leader harbours his vindictive and bitter resentment against his old rival.
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35 (O diva, gratum quae regis Antium, O goddess, who rules over Antium) brings the cluster on the unfavourable environment to an end with a detailed description of a hostile environment, savouring its powers over the individual.
She was born in Antium in January AD63 but died at the age of three months.
A fragmented history; a methodological and artefactual approach to the study of ancient settlement in the territories of Satricum and Antium.