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Reggio di Calabria

Line breaks: Reg¦gio di Ca¦lab|ria
Pronunciation: /ˌrɛdʒɪəʊ diː kəˈlabrɪə
 
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Definition of Reggio di Calabria in English:

A port at the southern tip of the ‘toe’ of Italy, on the Strait of Messina; population 185,621 (2008). The original settlement was founded about 720 bc by Greek colonists as Rhegion (Latin Rhegium).

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