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Roma

[raw-mah] /ˈrɔ mɑ/
noun
1.
Rome.
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  • The city was quiet and all was hushed on every side when Rossi found himself on a flight of steps at the back of Roma's apartment.

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  • Rome had the same name in Ancient Times, except that it was spelled Roma.

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  • Roma was puzzling over the inexplicable announcement, when old John, one of Rossi's pensioners, knocked at her door.

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  • It was a thrilling moment, and Roma's excitement was intense.

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  • I have often,' he adds, 'heard women and peasants call it the Roman road, la strada di Roma.'

British Dictionary definitions for Roma

Roma1

/ˈroːma/
noun
1.
the Italian name for Rome

Roma2

/ˈrəʊmə/
noun
1.
  1. another name for Gypsy
  2. (as modifier): Roma gypsy musicians
2.
another name for Romany
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