Pronunciation: (lam"pi-dOO'su, -zu; It.läm"pe-dOO'zä), [key]
1. Giu•sep•pe (To•ma•si) di Pronunciation: (jOO-zep'pe- tô-mä'zē-dē), [key] 1896–1957, Italian novelist.
2. an island in the Mediterranean, between Tunisia and Malta: belonging to Italy.
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