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A city of central Italy on the Arno River southeast of Florence. It was originally an Etruscan settlement and later a Roman military station and colony.
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(əˈrɛtsəʊ; Italian aˈrettso)
(Placename) a city in central Italy, in E Tuscany. Pop: 91 589 (2001). Ancient Latin name: Arretium
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(əˈrɛt soʊ)

a city in central Italy. 91,535.
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After his truck was hit by artillery fire in Africa, he was captured and held at Arezzo, Italy. While at the camp, he received decent rations and was labouring in the sun all day.
UPSA has earned the distinction of being the only Asian choir that has won twice the Grand Prize at the Concorso Polifonico Internazionale, Guido D'Arezzo in Arezzo, Italy, which they won first in 2001.
Neuchatel, Switzerland (August 2008); 3) 3rd International Choir Competition of Sacred Musi., Prague, Czech Republic (July 2005), and 4) 4th Concorso Polifonico "Guido d'Arezzo." Arezzo, Italy (2001).
Yet Pach's absorption of Cubism is evident even earlier, as shown in a small landscape of Arezzo, Italy, Wall of the City, 1912.
Although Kessel has been selected to participate in Bel Canto Instituta, an internationally renowned opera institute in Florence, Italy, and has been invited to the Oberlin-in-Italy Emerging Artist Program in Arezzo, Italy, he has decided to study and train in the United States.
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Arezzo, Italy, August 27, 2011 --( Nova Verta International, as one of the world's leading Spray Booth manufactures, took the decision to heavily invest in human and commercial resources in a quest for discovery of the young professionals of the future, by becoming a proud sponsor of World Skills London 2011.
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Five years ago she founded the dance study-abroad program affiliated with Accademia dell'Arte in Arezzo, Italy. She says response to the program has been overwhelmingly positive.
Arezzo, Italy, famous as the birthplace of the italian poet Petrarch and the Renaissance painter Piero della Francesca, now counts the University of Oklahoma among its residents.
Hundreds of antique vendors fill Arezzo in Italy once a month Once a month, about 500 vendors display antiques in the central square of Arezzo, Italy. The city, about 40 miles from Florence, overflows with angels carved out of oak, gold pocket watches, terra-cotta cherubs and other antiques.
They are: Patrizio Bertelli (Arezzo, Italy), with his Luna Rossa another Judel/Vrolijk design; Dario Ferrari (Milan, Italy), with his Reichel/Pugh-designed Cannonball; and Carlo Purl Negri, with his Umberto Felci-designed Atalanta III.