Pisa

Pisa

[pee-zuh; Italian pee-zah]
noun
a city in NW Italy, on the Arno River: leaning tower.

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Pisa (ˈpiːzə, Italian ˈpiːsa)
 
n
a city in Tuscany, NW Italy, near the mouth of the River Arno: flourishing maritime republic (11th--12th centuries), contains a university (1343), a cathedral (1063), and the Leaning Tower (begun in 1174 and about 5 m (17 ft) from perpendicular); tourism. Pop: 89 694 (2001)

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