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Cas·si·no

 (kə-sē′nō, käs-)
A town of central Italy in the Apennines northwest of Naples. In World War II the town and nearby Benedictine monastery of Monte Cassino were reduced to rubble during fierce German-Allied fighting (February-May 1944).

cas·si·no

 (kə-sē′nō)
n.
Variant of casino..

cassino

(kəˈsiːnəʊ) or

casino

n
(Card Games) a card game for two to four players in which players pair cards from their hands with others exposed on the table

Cassino

(Italian kasˈsiːno)
n
(Placename) a town in central Italy, in Latium at the foot of Monte Cassino: an ancient Volscian (and later Roman) town and citadel. Pop: 32 762 (2001). Latin name: Casinum

cas•si•no

(kəˈsi noʊ)

n., pl. -nos.

Cas•si•no

(kəˈsi noʊ)

n.
a town in SE Latium, in central Italy, NNW of Naples. 26,300.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cassino - a card game in which cards face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand
card game, cards - a game played with playing cards
royal casino - a form of casino in which face cards have extra point values
spade casino - a form of casino in which spades have the value of one point
References in classic literature ?
After some time spent in saying little or doing less, Lady Middleton sat down to Cassino, and as Marianne was not in spirits for moving about, she and Elinor luckily succeeding to chairs, placed themselves at no great distance from the table.
Collins sat down to quadrille; and as Miss de Bourgh chose to play at cassino, the two girls had the honour of assisting Mrs.
Contract award notice: Open procedure for the procurement of environmental cleaning and sanitation services at the university of cassino and southern lazio at the premises of cassino-frosinone-terracina-sora-atina.
Borrell and Associates says it will be an even better year than predicted for media; it's adjusting predictions up more than 3%, figuring campaigns will spend an additional $357 million "to either clarify their own messages or simplify their opponents'," says EVP Kip Cassino.
Managing director Nick Cassino of the New York office secured the refinancing loan through Berkadia's Freddie Mac program.
It will be a fun day for all the family, with RNLI exercise, Cadet Cassino band, stalls, refreshments, children's fancy dress competition (theme by the sea) raffle, children's fun fair with birds of prey and book and brick a brac with an appearance by the RNLI mascot Stormy Stan.
MORNING Waking up in my family home in Sant'Elia, Cassino, Italy, looking up at Monte Cassino and heading out to the local bar for a cup of coffee and a brioche.
The SUV will likely be produced alongside the sedan at the Cassino plant near Rome.
Sir William, who died earlier this month aged 92, won the Military Cross for his Second World War service with the Grenadier Guards and was at Monte Cassino and Anzio.
Sara Marini and her coworkers at the University of Cassino and Southern Lazio in Italy report the findings in the July 1 Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology.
Dan Cassino, professor of political science at Farleigh Dickinson University, said Americans are often quite good by international standards at answering this kind of question.