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Samnium

[sam-nee-uh m] /ˈsæm ni əm/
noun
1.
an ancient country in central Italy.
Related forms
Samnite
[sam-nahyt] /ˈsæm naɪt/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun
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Samnium

/ˈsæmnɪəm/
noun
1.
an ancient country of central Italy inhabited by Oscan-speaking Samnites: corresponds to the present-day regions of Abruzzi, Molise, and part of Campania
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