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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).
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(Card Games) a card game for two to four players in which players pair cards from their hands with others exposed on the table
(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
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n., pl. -nos.
a town in SE Latium, in central Italy, NNW of Naples. 26,300.
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|Noun||1.||cassino - a card game in which cards face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand|
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
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