Ascoli Piceno

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Ascoli Piceno

(Italian ˈaskoli piˈtʃɛːno)
n
(Placename) a town in E central Italy, in the Marches: capital of the Roman province of Picenum; site of the massacre of all its Roman citizens in the Social War in 90 bc Pop: 51 375 (2001). Latin name: Asculum Picenum