geographical name Ti·ci·no \tē-ˈchē-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of Ticino

  1. 1 river 154 miles (248 kilometers) long in Switzerland and Italy flowing from the slopes of the Saint Gotthard Range southeast and southwest through Lake Maggiore into the Po River

  2. 2 or French Tessin \te-ˈsaⁿ\play canton of southern Switzerland bordering on Italy; capital Bellinzona area 1085 square miles (2821 square kilometers), population 334,000


play \ˌti-chə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\ adj or noun

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