Vatican City

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geographical name Vat·i·can City \ˈva-ti-kən\
variants: or Italian

Città del Vaticano

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Definition of Vatican City

  1. independent papal state within the city of Rome, Italy area 109 acres (43 hectares), population 800 Vatican City was created February 11, 1929 and is the world's smallest fully independent state.


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Vatican City

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Definition of Vatican City for English Language Learners

  • : independent state within Rome, Italy


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