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Caserta

[kuh-zair-tuh; Spanish kah-zer-tah] /kəˈzɛər tə; Spanish kɑˈzɛr tɑ/
noun
1.
a city in S Italy, near Naples.
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  • Here a word from the quiet young man who had got in at Caserta.

    Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence
  • The only bridge across the river was at Capua, but there was a ferry near Caserta.

    Out with Garibaldi G. A. Henty
  • I will take you down to Caserta with me, and one of Bixios doctors shall see you at once.

    Out with Garibaldi G. A. Henty
  • Well, then, you must run over to Caserta and see him this evening.

    Out with Garibaldi G. A. Henty
  • We hurry on, passing by much that we might well stop and study, from Frosinone to Caserta.

    Studies of Travel: Italy Edward A. Freeman
  • The King would have nothing to do with it; he spent most of his time at Caserta.

    The Memoirs of Madame Vige Lebrun Marie Louise Elisabeth Vige-Lebrun
  • Garibaldi arrived at Caserta on the night of the 18th, but did not interfere with Turrs command.

    Out with Garibaldi G. A. Henty
  • It is a good deal in the style of Caserta, but being raised on a considerable eminence, produces a more striking effect.

  • The change to the splendid air there will benefit you, while a stay at Santa Maria or Caserta would at once throw you back.

    Out with Garibaldi G. A. Henty
  • He was engaged immediately for a season at Caserta, and from that time his rise has been steady and unimpeded.

    Caruso and Tetrazzini on the Art of Singing Enrico Caruso and Luisa Tetrazzini
British Dictionary definitions for Caserta

Caserta

/Italian kaˈzɛrta/
noun
1.
a town in S Italy, in Campania: centre of Garibaldi's campaigns for the unification of Italy (1860); Allied headquarters in World War II. Pop: 75 208 (2001)
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