Associations to the word «Venice»

Pictures for the word «Venice»

Wiktionary

VENICE, proper noun. A maritime city and associated province in the Veneto, Italy.
VENICE, proper noun. The historical maritime empire of Venice.
VENICE, proper noun. A neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.
VENICE TREACLE, noun. (archaic) theriac
VENICE TURPENTINE, noun. A thick substance used as a component in artists' oil painting to create glossy, translucent glazes, nowadays largely replaced by synthetic substitutes.

Dictionary definition

VENICE, noun. The provincial capital of Veneto; built on 118 islands within a lagoon in the Gulf of Venice; has canals instead of streets; one of Italy's major ports and a famous tourist attraction.

Wise words

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