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(Placename) the Italian name for Florence


(ˈflɔr əns, ˈflɒr-)

a city in Tuscany, in central Italy, on the Arno River. 421,299. Italian, Firenze.
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Noun1.Firenze - a city in central Italy on the ArnoFirenze - a city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany; center of the Italian Renaissance from 14th to 16th centuries
Toscana, Tuscany - a region in central Italy
Florentine - a native or resident of Florence, Italy
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Florence, home to the Uffizzi Gallery, the statue of David and the stunning Ponte Vecchio, a bridge crossing that is a work of art itself, is now also home to Firenze Rocks, one of the finest music festivals around.
TRAINER David Griffiths is among those hoping to gatecrash what is being billed as a two-horse clash in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes but is realistic about the prospects of either Duke Of Firenze or Take Cover doing so.
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When the retail powerhouse read about a four-alarm fire at Firenze Ristorante, he ran uptown to meet with owner Emanuele Caisaguano.
To answer that interest, Olive Oil Sommelier Carol Firenze is offering an exciting opportunity to olive oil lovers around the world to participate in the sixth Be Italian for a Week Adventure Tour of Italy.
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Nato a Firenze nel 1933, si era laureato in Lettere e Filosofia presso l'Universita di Firenze, conseguendo sempre nello stesso ateneo anche il Dottorato in Giurisprudenza.
Italian consumer cooperative Unicoop Firenze is not selling shares in Banca Monte Paschi either, another source told Reuters, refuting a report by a local daily.
Firenze, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze (BNCF).
However, it was in defeat that Smoothtalkinrascal put up a personal best, when going under by a neck to Duke Of Firenze in the Dash at Epsom on Derby day.
The three-year-old is the first foal of the talented mare Firenze, who won six times for the Newmarket handler and owners Jan and Peter Hopper.