Lipari Islands
or Italian Isole Eolie geographical name islands Italy in SE Tyrrhenian Sea off NE Sicily area about 45 square miles (117 square kilometers) — see Stromboli

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lipari Islands — [lip′ə rē΄] group of volcanic islands of Italy in the Tyrrhenian Sea, northeast of Sicily: 34 sq mi (88 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Lipari Islands — /lɪpəri ˈaɪləndz/ (say lipuhree uyluhndz), /lip / (say leep ) plural noun a group of volcanic islands north of Sicily, belonging to Italy. 114 km2. Chief town: Lipari …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lipari Islands —  Group of islands off Sicily, also known as the Aeolian Islands …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Lipari Islands — /lip euh ree/; It. /lee pah rddee/ a group of volcanic islands N of Sicily, belonging to Italy. 10,043; 44 sq. mi. (114 sq. km). * * * …   Universalium

  • Lipari Islands — noun A group of islands of Italy off the north coast of Sicily …   Wiktionary

  • Lipari Islands — Lip′a•ri Is′lands [[t]ˈlɪp ə ri[/t]] n. pl. geg a group of volcanic islands N of Sicily, belonging to Italy. 10,043; 44 sq. mi. (114 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Lipari Islands — /lip euh ree/; It. /lee pah rddee/ a group of volcanic islands N of Sicily, belonging to Italy. 10,043; 44 sq. mi. (114 sq. km) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Battle of the Lipari Islands — Infobox Military Conflict caption= The Lapari islands, also known as the Aeolian Islands. conflict=Battle of the Lipari Islands partof=the First Punic War date=260 BC place=Lipara harbour, Sicily result=Carthaginian victory combatant1=Carthage… …   Wikipedia

  • Lipari — or ancient Lipara geographical name island, chief of the Lipari Islands …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Lipari —   Comune   Comune di Lipari …   Wikipedia

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