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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A bell tower, especially one detached from a main building such as a church.
From Italian campana (bell), from Latin campana (bell). From the Campania region in Italy, known for the bronze that was used to cast bells. Earliest documented use: 1640.
“He could hear birds chirping, the splash of gondola oars, bells ringing from the campanile.”
Deborah Chester; Termination; Diversion Books; 1995.
See more usage examples of campanile in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
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