Rhaetia[rē′s̸hə, -s̸hē ə]
ancient Roman province in the region of modern Bavaria, E Switzerland, & the N Tirol
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- Rhaetian adjective, noun
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An ancient Roman province that included present-day eastern Switzerland and western Austria. It was added to the Roman Empire during the reign of Augustus.
- Rhaeˈtian adjective & n.