Tyrrhenian Sea
geographical name the part of the Mediterranean W of Italy, N of Sicily, & E of Sardinia & Corsica

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tyrrhenian Sea — Tyrrhenian Sea. The Tyrrhenian Sea (Corsican: Mari Tirrenu, French: Mer Tyrrhénienne, Italian: Mare Tirreno, Neapolitan: Mar Tirreno, Sardinian …   Wikipedia

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — [ti rē′nē ən] part of the Mediterranean, between the W coast of Italy & the islands of Corsica, Sardinia, & Sicily …   English World dictionary

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — Sp Tirėnų jūra Ap Mare Tirreno itališkai Ap Tyrrhenian Sea angliškai L Viduržemio j. dalis prie Italijos pv. krantų …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — /ti ree nee euhn/ a part of the Mediterranean, bounded by W Italy, Corsica, Sardinia, and Sicily. * * * Italian Mare Tirreno Arm of the Mediterranean Sea. It is located between the western coast of Italy and the islands of Corsica, Sardinia, and… …   Universalium

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — noun an arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the islands of Corsica and Sardinia and Sicily • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sea • Part Holonyms: ↑Mediterranean, ↑Mediterranean Sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — noun A part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy, bounded by Corsica and Sardinia (west), Tuscany, Lazio, Campania, and Calabria (east), and Sicily ( …   Wiktionary

  • TYRRHENIAN SEA —    The “Etruscan” sea that formed the western flank of Etruria.    See also COASTS …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • Tyrrhenian Sea — Tyr•rhe′ni•an Sea′ [[t]tɪˈri ni ən[/t]] n. geg a part of the Mediterranean, bounded by W Italy, Corsica, Sardinia, and Sicily …   From formal English to slang

  • TYRRHENIAN SEA —    an arm of the Mediterranean, stretching between Corsica, Sardinia, and Sicily on the W., and Italy on the E …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Tyrrhenian Sea —  Stretch of the Mediterranean between Italy, Corsica, Sardinia, and Sicily …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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