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Veneto (Italian ˈvɛːneto) 



  1. a region of NE Italy, on the Adriatic: mountainous in the north with a fertile plain in the south, crossed by the Rivers Po, Adige, and Piave. Capital: Venice. Pop: 4 577 408 (2003 est). Area: 18 377 sq km (7095 sq miles). Also called: : Venezia-Euganea,  (veˈnɛttsja eʊˈɡaːnea) 


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