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Adige

(ä`dējā), second longest river of Italy, c.225 mi (360 km) long, rising in the Tyrolean Alps, N Italy. It flows generally south, past Bolzano, Trent, and Verona, to the Po valley where it turns east to empty into the Adriatic Sea. The Adige is used for irrigation and hydroelectric-power production. Flood-control works protect the valley from sudden floods.
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Alto Adige was ceded to Italy by Austria after World War One.
Head to the back of the bar where a suntrap terrace overlooks the thundering Adige river
There are analyses and comparative studies of the linguistic policies adopted by Fascism that cross with the themes of the topic of this paper, such as the history of education and a more general character concerning the reconstruction of the historical events of the ethnic and linguistic minorities of Trentino and Alto Adige (1).
In the vineyards observed in Trentino Alto Adige, the average incidence in susceptible varieties was said to be around 0.5% during the past two or three years.
"There are some incredible whites being grown in Alto Adige other than pinot grigio," he notes.
Resting on the River Adige and surrounded by green hills and orchards, Verona is a magical blend of culture, art and world renowned gastronomy.
The Kurdish, Abkhazian and Adige languages are other elective courses available within the program for living languages and dialects at middle schools.
Ils ont egalement mis l'accent sur la necessite d'echanger les visites et les experiences entre les acteurs marocains et italiens au niveau de la region Marrakech Tansifet-Elhaouz, le conseil provincial d'El Kelaa des Sraghna et la region italienne Trentino-Alto Adige pour contribuer a la promotion des relations fortes qui unissent les deux pays.
Wines in the Afternoon There is something to be said about drinking wines in the middle of the day; however, there are many things to say about drinking Italian wines from Alto Adige in the middle of a sunny day in New York City.
She spent the Christmas break skiing in Alto Adige, Italy, with her boyfriend -award-winning German cellist Leonard Elschenbroich, 26.
Among the topics discussed are assessing the hydrological effects of forest plantations in Brazil, understanding and managing climate change effects on river ecosystems, taxonomic distinctness as a measure of diversity in stream insects exposed to varying salinity levels in southeastern Australia, the unnatural history of the River Trent in England and 50 years of ecological recovery, and integrating habitat conservation with amenity and recreational uses along an urban stretch of the Adige River in northern Italy.
And two new regional players have sprouted: the BSL Tyrol-Alto Adige Film Fund and neighboring rival the Trentino Film Commission, which has a fund to be unveiled at Cannes.