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 (kə-prē′, kăp′rē, kä′prē)
An island of southern Italy on the southern edge of the Bay of Naples. A popular resort since Roman times, it is famous for its Blue Grotto, a picturesque cave indenting the island's high, precipitous coast.
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(kəˈpriː; Italian ˈkapri)
(Placename) an island off W Italy, in the Bay of Naples: resort since Roman times. Pop: 12 200 (2002 est). Area: about 13 sq km (5 sq miles)
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(ˈkɑ pri, ˈkæp ri, kəˈpri)

an island in W Italy, in the Bay of Naples: grottoes; resort. 5½ sq. mi. (14 sq. km).
Cap•ri•ote (ˈkæp riˌoʊt, -ət) n.
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Noun1.Capri - an island (part of Campania) in the Bay of Naples in southern ItalyCapri - an island (part of Campania) in the Bay of Naples in southern Italy; a tourist attraction noted for beautiful scenery
Campania - a region of southwestern Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea including the islands of Capri and Ischia
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nCapri nt
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It is situated on the Island of Capri, twenty-two miles from Naples.
For the present Lord Steyne lives at Naples, preferring the view of the Bay and Capri and Vesuvius to the dreary aspect of the wall in Gaunt Square.
He said that he had booked two berths to Naples, that we were bound for Capri, which was clearly the island of the Lotos-eaters, that we would bask there together, "and for a while forget." It was a charming letter.
From the North Cape to the Blue Grotto at Capri they wandered, because the next steamer headed that way, or because some one had set them on the road.
Accordingly Capri, who beat Yucatan in the Beresford Stakes at the Curragh last month, was chalked up the 11-8 hotpot.
Nobody wants to be sexually assaulted, so here's the proof, Capri told reporters after Carl Velasco, security manager of Palace Pool Club, submitted a copy of a security camera video to the NBI.
Capri Holdings EPS in the same period a year ago totaled $1.32.
Entertainment company Eldorado Resorts Inc (NASDAQ:ERI) on Thursday signed a definitive agreement to divest Isle of Capri Casino Kansas City as well as the Lady Luck Casino Vicksburg to Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc (NYSE:TRWH) for aggregate consideration of USD230m in cash.
Paul, 58, from St Aspah, in North Wales, said: "I already owned a three-litre S Capri, and then a Capri specialist in Doncaster told me he had Paul Walsh a tip that there was a car in the Midlands.
Former Irish Derby and St Leger winner Capri should be able to hold off the challenge of his lesser exposed stablemate, though.
Paymen Karimi, 52, owner of the Capri group, previously told the Examiner the restaurant group were thrilled to have secured a site in Mirfield.