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Lu·ca·ni·a

(lo͞o-kā′nē-ə, -kān′yə), Mount
A peak, 5,226 m (17,147 ft) high, of the St. Elias Mountains in southwest Yukon Territory, Canada, near the Alaskan border.
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Lucania

(luːˈkeɪnɪə)
n
(Placename) the Latin name for Basilicata
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Lu•ca•ni•a

(luˈkeɪ ni ə)

n.
1. an ancient region in S Italy, NW of the Gulf of Taranto.
2. a modern region in S Italy, comprising most of the ancient region. 621,506; 3856 sq. mi. (9985 sq. km). Italian, Basilicata.
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Noun1.Lucania - a region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot')Lucania - a region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot')
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
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An' they would thunk I could drive her like a Lucania, an' wi'out burnun' coals.
Campania and her sister Lucania were ordered in 1891.
They were recognized at the banquet alongside their teacher, David Lucania.
Travis, "Genetic and environmental variation in the visual properties of bluefin killifish, Lucania goodie," Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol.
Caption: Ernesto de Martino (top row, center) in Lucania, Italy,
Growing up in the South of Italy in Genzano di Lucania, Michele Spadone was always surrounded by the freshest, quality produce.
He lived at 48 West Park Street in Dewsbury and joined shipping line Cunard as a musician in 1909 and from then on played on some of their finest liners, including RMS Lucania, RMS Lusitania and RMS Mauretania.
In 2014 they were invited as a jury in Lucania International Film Festival (Pisticci, Italy).
According to Thomas Lucania, director of Community Boards Unit and Legislative Affairs in the Bronx, in order to get appointed, you should attend board meetings regularly and, if there are subcommittees you are interested in, attend those meetings as well.