Molise


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Mo·li·se

 (mō′lĭ-zā′)
A region of south-central Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea. Conquered by the Romans in the 4th century bc, it was ruled by a Lombard duchy from the 6th to the 11th century ad.

Molise

(Italian moˈliːze)
n
(Placename) a region of S central Italy, the second smallest of the regions: separated from Abruzzi e Molise in 1965. Capital: Campobasso. Pop: 321 047 (2003 est). Area: 4438 sq km (1731 sq miles)

Mo•li•se

(məˈli zeɪ)
n.
a region in S central Italy. 334,680; 1713 sq. mi. (4438 sq. km).
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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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Contract notice: "multi-service" service for the operation and maintenance of the facilities with garrison, minute building maintenance and green areas at the regional headquarters for molise
Parts of Molise, Basilicata and Puglia are also on orange alert - while a lesser, yellow warning was issued for Abruzzo, Calabria, Sicily and Lazio.
Mattarella announced his latest effort to end the deadlock the day after the centre-right won local elections in the tiny southern region of Molise, giving the bloc a boost as jostling continues in Rome over coalition building.
"My Country" is about two brothers -- one American, one Italian -- who'd never met before taking a road trip from Rome to the unknown but picturesque region of Molise, on a journey to spread the ashes of their late father in the small town where he was born.
Through different seasons, with different visitors, this tree in Molise National Park, Italy seems to have had an eventful year.
Luxembourg-based renewable energy plant investor Quercus Assets Selection and Europe-based asset manager Swiss Life Asset Managers have acquired two ground-mounted solar PV plants with a capacity of 6.5mw and 0.77mw respectively, located in the Molise Region, Italy, the companies said.
27 July 2016 - Luxembourg-based renewable energy plant investor Quercus Assets Selection and Europe-based asset manager Swiss Life Asset Managers have acquired two ground-mounted solar PV plants with a capacity of 6.5mw and 0.77mw respectively, located in the Molise Region, Italy, the companies said.
In two small regions (Molise and Bolzano), less than 30 percent of facilities offered abortion.
The selections that make up the main body of the text cover a wide variety of related subjects, including clausal subjects in Polish predicational clauses with nominal predicates, Molise Slavic one-hundred years ago and now, English spatial prepositions over and above and their Polish and equivalents, and others.
Aliquots of RNA samples were shipped to the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell'Abruzzo e del Molise in Teramo, Italy, for genetic characterization.
Region of Molise's issuer and debt ratings to Ba1 from B3.
On March 20, Shalom Bahbout, chief rabbi of Naples and Southern Italy, sent a letter to the governors of the six regions that comprised the old Spanish ViceroyaltySicily, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Molise, and Pugliacalling on them to institute an annual holiday for "research and memory" about the expulsion or forced conversion of the Jews from those regions on Oct.