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Lo·car·no

 (lō-kär′nō)
A town of southern Switzerland at the northern end of Lake Maggiore. The Locarno Pact between Germany and various European powers was signed here in 1925, in an effort to promote peace and maintain existing territorial borders. Today the city is a popular resort.

Locarno

(Italian loˈkarno)
n
(Placename) a town in S Switzerland, in Ticino canton at the N end of Lake Maggiore: tourist resort. Pop: 14 561 (2000)

Lo•car•no

(loʊˈkɑr noʊ)

n.
a town in S Switzerland, on Lake Maggiore: resort. 15,300.
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