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Val·le d'A·os·ta

 (vä′lā dä-ō′stə, -stä)
A region of northwest Italy bordering on France and Switzerland. Separated from Piedmont in the 1940s, it has a predominantly French linguistic and cultural heritage.

Valle d'Aosta

(Italian ˈvalle daˈɔsta)
n
(Placename) an autonomous region of NW Italy: under many different rulers until passing to the house of Savoy in the 11th century; established as an autonomous region in 1944. Capital: Aosta. Pop: 120 909 (2003 est). Area: 3263 sq km (1260 sq miles)

Val•le d'A•o•sta

(ˈvɑ leɪ dɑˈɔ stɑ)
n.
a region in NW Italy. 118,000; 1259 sq. mi. (3260 sq. km).
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St Joseph's College Senior students and four teachers from St Joseph's College embarked on their journey to Aosta Valley, Italy, for the school's annual ski trip on Saturday, January 20.
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Without the semblance of a hearing, the youngsters were shot point blank ("Soviet style"), suddenly and without warning, on December 9, 1943, in the Aps near Verres in the Aosta Valley, close to the Swiss frontier.
The Cerebrovascular Aosta Registry (CARe) is a population-based registry recording first-ever strokes in all age groups for a geographically defined area, the Aosta Valley, Italy.
The ski area is spectacular - plenty of nice easy runs on the French side and thanks to linked pistes and lifts, you can ski over to the Italian resort of La Thuile in the Aosta Valley.
The supermarkets to be acquired are located in three regions in northern Italy, including Lombardy, Liguria and the Aosta Valley, and generated 2013 net sales of some EUR300m (USD410m), according to the buyer's statement.
Other locations are Johannesburg, South Africa and Aosta Valley, Italy, with more to be announced soon.
The body was recovered and reportedly taken to the town in the Aosta Valley.
NOON Get on my BMW GS 800 and ride to the Col du Petit Saint-Bernard into the Aosta Valley, Italy, for a delicious margarita pizza and an hour or two at the Pre-Saint Didier thermal spa.
Our metallic orange four-by-four elevated us at least three feet above every other car on the road and, thanks to the grippy road handling and stability, surprising agility, traction control and emergency break assist, along with five-star safety rating and superb stereo sound, I had no fears about larging it on the right-hand side of the road on our 635-mile scenic route to the Aosta Valley.