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Cesena

[che-ze-nah] /tʃɛˈzɛ nɑ/
noun
1.
a city in E central Italy.
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  • Cardinal Albini defeated the liberals at Cesena, where his followers pillaged churches, sacked the town, and ill-treated women.

  • A moment later and the powerful hands of the Governor of Cesena were at my throat.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • I will not harass you at any further length with the feelings that were mine as we sped northward towards Cesena.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • Nay, before then shall you know it, for by midnight Cesare Borgia should be at Cesena.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • Some other of his works are preserved in the church of Porto in Ravenna, and some pictures in the public palace at Cesena.

  • "They are exacting the truth from the Governor of Cesena," said he.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • The occasion of the Duke's visit to Cesena will be, of all, the most propitious for our purpose.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • But in Cesena the gallant Pedro Ramires lay in wait for them.

    The Life of Cesare Borgia Raphael Sabatini
  • I only consented to remain in Cesena the four days during which the general intended to stay.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • The Cardinal Albani beat the liberals at Cesena; his soldiers pillaged the churches, sacked the town, ravished the women.

British Dictionary definitions for Cesena

Cesena

/Italian tʃeˈzɛːna/
noun
1.
a city in N Italy, in Emilia-Romagna. Pop: 90 948 (2001)
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