geographical name low-lying district W Italy on Tyrrhenian coast in SW Tuscany; formerly swampland

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  • Maremma — (Принчипина а Маре,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 58046 Принчипина а Маре, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • maremma — [mə rem′ə] n. pl. maremme [mə rem′ē] [It < L maritimus: see MARITIME] fertile, marshy land near the sea, esp. in Italy …   English World dictionary

  • Maremma — For the breed of dog, see Maremma Sheepdog. For the breed of cattle, see Maremmana. The Maremma landscape The Maremma is a vast area in Italy bordering the Tyrrhenian Sea, consisting of part of south western Tuscany Maremma Livornese and Maremma… …   Wikipedia

  • Maremma — La costa Maremma, vista desde la antigua ciudad de Castiglione della Pescaia. La Maremma es una zona de Italia, que se extiende por parte de la Toscana meridional (y en parte coincidiendo con la provincia de Grosseto) y parte del Lacio… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Maremma — Die Küste der Maremma Die Maremma ist eine Landschaft in Mittelitalien, zu der nach einem heute üblichen Pars pro toto Verständnis die gesamte südliche Toskana und Teile des nördlichen Latiums gehören. Im engeren Sinne umfasst die Maremma aber… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • maremma — /meuh rem euh/, n., pl. maremme / rem ee/. 1. a marshy region near the seashore, esp. in Italy. 2. the miasma associated with such a region. [1825 35; < It < L maritima, fem. of maritimus MARITIME] * * * ▪ geographical region, Italy… …   Universalium

  • maremma — {{hw}}{{maremma}}{{/hw}}s. f. Regione bassa e paludosa vicina al mare | Maremma toscana, o (per anton.) Maremma, zona costiera paludosa della Toscana e del Lazio …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • MAREMMA —    The Maremma was the most prominent alluvial plain in Etruria proper, bounded to the north by the Colline Metallifere; these uplands, as the name suggests, were an important metal ore zone, which projects into sea, with Elba (another metal ore… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • MAREMMA —    a malarial coast district of Italy, N. of the Campagna, stretching from Orbitello to Guardistallo, with few villages or roads. Part of it was improved by draining and planting (1824 44), and the inhabitants come down from the neighbouring… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • maremma — ma·rém·ma s.f. 1. TS geogr. zona costiera pianeggiante spesso paludosa | per anton., spec. con iniz. maiusc., la zona costiera tirrenica compresa tra la Versilia e l Agro Pontino 2. OB fig., situazione aggrovigliata {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: av.… …   Dizionario italiano

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