• WordNet 3.6
    • n Basilicata a region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot')
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In literature:

Charles of Duras had her taken to Muro, in the Basilicata, and had her put to death seven or eight months afterward.
"Frédéric Mistral" by Charles Alfred Downer
Similar rocks are found beneath the Trias farther north, in some of the valleys of Basilicata.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
Did he imagine the mountain-paths of the Basilicata were like Pall Mall?
"Paul Gosslett's Confessions in Love, Law, and The Civil Service" by Charles James Lever
To some extent the industry also exists in Emilia, Calabria, Basilicata, the Abruzzi, Sardinia and Sicily.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1" by Various

In news:

Lydia's Italy Behind the scenes with Lydia and fiery peperoncino from Basilicata PBS.
Lucky for us, Pino Martnino, owner and prince of pies at Pino 's Pizza Al Centro, left his home in Basilicata, Italy, and came to the Valley to find (and marry) his true love, Lucia.
Like Helene Stapinski, I, too, made the pilgrimage to my family's ancestral home of Basilicata, Italy, where I traveled to Matera and walked the slanted.

In science:

The reason why we chose these two ontologies is due to the fact that our users were chosen among the students enrolled in the Computer Science Program at University of Basilicata, thus representing a sample of users more acquainted with computers and less acquainted with public administration services.
Ontological Matchmaking in Recommender Systems