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(Italian ˈpeːzaro)
(Placename) a port and resort in E central Italy, in the Marches on the Adriatic. Pop: 91 086 (2001). Ancient name: Pisaurum
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(ˈpeɪ zəˌroʊ, -sə-)

a seaport in E Italy, on the Adriatic Sea. 90,147.
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The king, however, having acquired Lombardy, regained at once the authority which Charles had lost: Genoa yielded; the Florentines became his friends; the Marquess of Mantua, the Duke of Ferrara, the Bentivogli, my lady of Forli, the Lords of Faenza, of Pesaro, of Rimini, of Camerino, of Piombino, the Lucchese, the Pisans, the Sienese--everybody made advances to him to become his friend.
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Exhibitions of the City of Pesaro from Italy and Beyoglu municipality from Istanbul, whose delegations are visiting municipality of Novi Grad Sarajevo, opened at the gallery area of Novi Grad municipality yesterday.
In the latest round, a court in Pesaro ruled that the bronze which was pulled out of the sea by Italian fishermen in 1964 should be forfeited by the Getty and turned over to Italy.
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Kyrgyzstan's Deputy Economy Minister Danil Ibraev on January 28 met with Alberto Drudi, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pesaro (Italy), Chamber's International Relations Director Gisella Bianchi to discuss bilateral economic ties.