Definition of Palio in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpalɪəʊ/
Pronunciation: /ˈpalio/
(plural Palii /ˈpalɪiː/ /ˈpalii/)
A traditional horse race held in Siena twice a year, in July and August: we were her guests for the Palio


Italian, from Latin pallium 'covering' (with reference to the cloth given as a prize).

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