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(Placename) the Italian name for Tuscany
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(ˈtʌs kə ni)

a region in W central Italy: formerly a grand duchy. 3,578,814; 8879 sq. mi. (22,995 sq. km). Italian, Toscana.
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Noun1.Toscana - a region in central ItalyToscana - a region in central Italy    
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
Pisa - a city in Tuscany; site of the famous Leaning Tower
Firenze, Florence - a city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany; center of the Italian Renaissance from 14th to 16th centuries
Tuscan - a resident of Tuscany
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