Po River


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Po River - a European riverPo River - a European river; flows into the Adriatic Sea
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
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Based on national food risk assessment (Po River Basin Authority 1998), major foods within the study area have a return period of 200 years and may affect up to 40 % of the study area surface.
Thus after four chapters that survey how the non-Roman regions on either side of the Po River became Roman, we are treated to portraits of individual locations: Como, the Tanaro Valley, Aquileia, and Milan.
by Courtesy of articlesfactory.comThe city of Ferrara is situated on a branch of the beautiful Po River in Northern Italy.
The 10th Mountain Division continued to fight their way northward crossing the Po River, finally making a dash across the Po Valley to keep the retreating German Army from escaping through the Alps.
Maroni is a leading member of Lega Nord, which began in the 1990s to campaign for an independent state of Padania, stretching across Italy's north, roughly following the Po river from around Lombardy in the west to Venice in the east.
| A view of the Ponte della Becca (Becca bridge) shows low water levels across the Po river, near Pavia, Italy.
It analyses in particular the environmental history of Po River hydrography, from mid-nineteenth century experiments to the inception of a state hydrological service for the Po River basin after World War I.
Abstract: Brief introduction to Gianni Celati's Verso la face (Towards the River's Mouth, a collection of "stories of observation" that recount travels through the Po River Valley) along with a selection from the book translated into English by Patrick Barron.
The dampness with which the nearby Po River permeates the winds wafts into the cellars and kitchens that make the wines and cured meats.
According to the survey of travel agents, some of the top destinations for cruises this year includes the ever popular Caribbean (22%), Mediterranean (36%) and Europe (26%), as well as emerging locales such as Italyas Po River (19%), Cambodia and Vietnam on the Mekong River (27%) and throughout South America on the Amazon River (20%).
According to the survey of travel agents, some of the top destinations for cruises this year includes the ever popular Caribbean (22%), Mediterranean (36%) and Europe (26%), as well as emerging locales such as ItalyOs Po River (19%), Cambodia and Vietnam on the Mekong River (27%) and throughout South America on the Amazon River (20%).