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Chiantishire (kɪˈæntɪˌʃɪə Pronunciation for Chiantishire

Definitions

noun

  1. (British, informal) a nickname for Tuscany

Word Origin

C20: from chianti + shire1, alluding to the large numbers of British people living or holidaying in Tuscany

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