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Lampedusa

[lam-pi-doo-suh, -zuh; Italian lahm-pe-doo-zah] /ˌlæm pɪˈdu sə, -zə; Italian ˌlɑm pɛˈdu zɑ/
noun
1.
Giuseppe (Tomasi) di
[joo-zep-pe taw-mah-zee-dee] /dʒuˈzɛp pɛ tɔˈmɑ zi di/ (Show IPA),
1896–1957, Italian novelist.
2.
an island in the Mediterranean, between Tunisia and Malta: belonging to Italy.
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British Dictionary definitions for giuseppe tomasi di lampedusa

Lampedusa1

/ˌlæmpɪˈdjuːzə/
noun
1.
an island in the Mediterranean, between Malta and Tunisia. Area: about 21 sq km (8 sq miles)

Lampedusa2

/ˌlæmpɪˈdjuːzə/
noun
1.
Giuseppe Tomasi di. 1896–1957, Italian novelist: author of the historical novel The Leopard (1958)
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