Venice

geographical name
Ven·​ice | \ ˈve-nəs How to pronounce Venice (audio) \
variants: or Italian Venezia \ ve-​ˈnet-​sē-​ä How to pronounce Venezia (audio) \ or Latin Venetia \ və-​ˈnē-​sh(ē-​)ə How to pronounce Venetia (audio) \

Definition of Venice

city and port in northeastern Italy; capital of Veneto, on islands in the Lagoon of Venice (an inlet of the Gulf of Venice) population 261,362

Other Words from Venice

Venetian \ və-​ˈnē-​shən How to pronounce Venetian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Venice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Venice. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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