Lazio

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geographical name La·zio \ˈlät-sē-ˌō\
variants: or Latin

Latium

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Definition of Lazio

  1. region of central Italy bordering on the Tyrrhenian Sea and traversed by the Tiber River; capital Rome population 5,502,886 Latium was an ancient country inhabited by Latins and is a variant name of the present-day Italian region of Lazio whose boundaries correspond with it.


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