Trasimeno


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Tra·si·me·no

 (trä′zə-mā′nō, -zē-mĕ′-), Lake
A lake in central Italy west of Perugia. Hannibal defeated a Roman force here in 217 bc.

Tra•si•me•no

(ˌtræz əˈmeɪ noʊ)

n.
a lake in central Italy, in Umbria near Perugia: Romans defeated by Hannibal 217 B.C. ab. 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km). Latin, Tras•i•me•nus (ˌtræs əˈmi nəs)
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Noun1.Trasimeno - a battle in central Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans under Flaminius in 217 BC
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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Major organization : CENTRALE UNICA DI COMMITTENZA TRA I COMUNI DI CASTIGLIONE DEL LAGO, CORCIANO, MAGIONE, PASSIGNANO SUL TRASIMENO (IT)
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