Aventine
Aventine Av"en*tine, n. A post of security or defense. [Poetic] [1913 Webster]

Into the castle's tower, The only Aventine that now is left him. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]


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  • Aventine — Av en*tine, a. Pertaining to Mons Aventinus, one of the seven hills on which Rome stood. Bryant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aventine — [av′en tīn΄, av′entēn΄] see SEVEN HILLS OF ROME …   English World dictionary

  • Aventine — /av euhn tuyn , tin/, n. 1. one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built. adj. 2. of or pertaining to the Aventine. [1615 25; < L Aventinus (mons) the Aventine (hill)] * * * …   Universalium

  • Aventine — /av euhn tuyn , tin/, n. 1. one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built. adj. 2. of or pertaining to the Aventine. [1615 25; < L Aventinus (mons) the Aventine (hill)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aventine — geographical name hill in Rome, Italy, one of seven (including also the Caelian, Capitoline, Esquiline, Palatine, Quirinal, & Viminal) on which the ancient city was built …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aventine — 1. adjective Pertaining to Mons Aventinus, one of the seven hills on which Rome stood. 2. noun A post of security or defense …   Wiktionary

  • aventine — venetian …   Anagrams dictionary

  • Aventine — Av•en•tine [[t]ˈæv ənˌtaɪn, tɪn[/t]] n. anh geg one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built …   From formal English to slang

  • Aventine — /ˈævəntaɪn/ (say avuhntuyn), / tɪn/ (say tin) noun one of the Seven Hills on which ancient Rome was built. {Latin Aventīnus} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Aventine Town Hotel — (Цзясин,Китай) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: No.506 Hexing North Ro …   Каталог отелей

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