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Palatine,

hill: see Rome before Augustus and Roman Empire under RomeRome,
Ital. Roma, city (1991 pop. 2,775,250), capital of Italy and see of the pope, whose residence, Vatican City, is a sovereign state within the city of Rome. Rome is also the capital of Latium, a region of central Italy, and of Rome prov.
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Palatine

(păl`ətīn), village (1990 pop. 39,253), Cook co., NE Ill.; inc. 1869. Primarily residential, the growing village manufactures a variety of products, such as machine tools and industrial adhesives. William Rainey Harper College is in Palatine.

palatine

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1. (of an individual) possessing royal prerogatives in a territory
2. of, belonging to, characteristic of, or relating to a count palatine, county palatine, palatinate, or palatine
3. Feudal history the lord of a palatinate
4. any of various important officials at the late Roman, Merovingian, or Carolingian courts
5. (in Colonial America) any of the proprietors of a palatine colony, such as Carolina

palatine

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1. of or relating to the palate
2. either of two bones forming the hard palate

Palatine

one of the Seven Hills of Rome: traditionally the site of the first settlement of Rome
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The Palatines of West Camp, with the Hudson River between them and New York, were pretty much left to go their own way, so they built their homes and developed farms.
Actually a Palatine is someone who came from along the Rhine River of South Western Germany.
b) The Palatine Families of New York A Study of the German Immigrants Who Arrived in Colonial New York in 1710 2 volumes, Universal City, California, 1985.
3) Writing on behalf of the Palatines in 1710, the Board of Trade even had to entreat "all Tradesmen not to repine at the good Disposition of Her Sacred Majesty, and of the Quality and Gentry but with great compassion join them in their charitable disposition towards us.
In 1709, Palatines camped in various London parks were on occasion attacked, once by a crowd of 2,000 men, and they were forced to post guards around their camps.
Outside the highest and lowest ranks, the Palatines were far less welcome among Englishmen than the Huguenots had been.
Every time Andrew (8-5) began to pull away, Palatine (9-5) found a way to come back.
Palatine did shoot well, hitting 50 percent of its shots from the field.
Palatine and Andrew played even in the second half, with each team scoring 36 points.
We had to come out and be more aggressive," said OShea of the Palatine approach to the third quarter, as the game was deadlocked 19-19 at halftime.
Palatine led 16-5 early, but a spirited Barrington rally saw the Broncos score 8 straight points in the last few minutes of the second half to forge a tie after 16 minutes.
OSheas big third-quarter showing paced Palatine to a 10-point lead heading into the final stanza.