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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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(Placename) the Latin name for Basilicata
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Lu•ca•ni•a(luˈkeɪ ni ə)
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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|Noun||1.||Lucania - a region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot')|
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