Vatican City

geographical name Vat·i·can City \ ˈva-ti-kən \
variants: or Italian Città del Vaticano play \chēt-ˈtä-del-ˌvä-tē-ˈkä-nō\

Definition of Vatican City

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

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