Milan[mi lan′, -län′]
Milan definition by Webster's New World
Milan definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A city of northern Italy northeast of Genoa. Probably of Celtic origin, it was taken by the Romans in 222 B.C. and has been an important commercial, financial, cultural, and industrial center since medieval times because of its strategic location. Population: 1,300,000.
- Milˌa·neseˈ adjective & n.
Milan - Cultural Definition
Capital of the Lombardy region in northern Italy; since the Middle Ages, an international commercial, financial, and industrial center.