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Castel Gandolfo

[kah-stel gahn-dawl-faw] /kɑˈstɛl gɑnˈdɔl fɔ/
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1.
a village in central Italy, 15 miles (24 km) SE of Rome: papal palace serving as the summer residence of the pope.
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  • In the autumn they had both left Rome, and gone out to Castel Gandolfo, to pay a visit to the house of a hospitable friend.

    Goethe and Schiller L. Mhlbach
  • We missed our train at Albano, so drove on to Castel Gandolfo and waited there for the next one.

    Italian Letters of a Diplomat's Life Mary Alsop King Waddington
  • From Castel Gandolfo a pleasant road by the lake leads to Marino, passing through a wood after leaving the lake.

    Rambles in Rome S. Russell Forbes

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