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Noun: Aquila  ak-wu-lu
  1. The provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy
    - L'Aquila, Aquila degli Abruzzi
  2. A genus of Accipitridae
    - genus Aquila
  3. A constellation in the Milky Way near Cygnus; contains the star Altair

Type of: bird genus, city, constellation, metropolis, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Part of: Abruzzi, Abruzzi e Molise, Accipitridae, family Accipitridae

Encyclopedia: Aquila, Switzerland