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Leonine City

Syllabification: Le·o·nine Cit·y
Pronunciation: /ˌlēənīn ˈsidē
 
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Definition of Leonine City in English:

The part of Rome in which the Vatican stands, walled and fortified by Pope Leo IV.

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