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(Italian bellinˈtsona)
(Placename) a town in SE central Switzerland, capital of Ticino canton. Pop: 16 463 (2000)


(ˌbɛl ɪnˈzoʊ nə)

a town in and the capital of Ticino, in S Switzerland. 17,700.
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Address : Alley Muggiasca 1st, 6500 Bellinzona, Switzerland.
FIREFIGHTERS in Bellinzona, Switzerland, had to rescue an over-enthusiastic cow when she plunged into a swimming pool to cool off during a heatwave.
Scientists at Charite -- Universitatsmedizin Berlin and the Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Bellinzona, Switzerland, have now made this discovery.
From 1st of July 2011: Istituto Oncologico della Svizzera Italiana, Bellinzona, Switzerland.
Research in Biomedicine in Bellinzona, Switzerland, said: "The high prevalence