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Latium

[ley-shee-uh m] /ˈleɪ ʃi əm/
noun
1.
a country in ancient Italy, SE of Rome.
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  • Chiusi is situated on a hill in the uplands, far from the marshes of Latium.
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Latium

/ˈleɪʃɪəm/
noun
1.
an ancient territory in W central Italy, in modern Lazio, on the Tyrrhenian Sea: inhabited by the Latin people from the 10th century bc until dominated by Rome (4th century bc) Italian name Lazio
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