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piazza

1. a large open square in an Italian town
2. Chiefly Brit a covered passageway or gallery

Piazza

A public open space or square surrounded by buildings.

piazza

1. A public open space or square surrounded by buildings.
2. A term occasionally used for a raised porch or veranda in French Vernacular architecture or in American Colonial architecture and derivatives (especially in the South); often supported by columns or posts.
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Bosses at the centre arranged for inflatable fun houses and bouncy castles to be put on the Piazza from June 4 to 7, during school half-term.
You enter at a middle level, looking up and down into a glass-roofed atrium used both for vertical circulation and as a winter garden in the months when the piazza is covered with snow.
Despite the harsh reactions to the gossip, Buzinski said the Piazza and Koufax affairs could one day open the door to a more tolerant pro sports world.
The wealth advisory and asset management market is growing, and wealthy individuals and families are shifting away from large financial conglomerates where they feel under-serviced," said Piazza.
Relievers Tim Hamulack and Takashi Saito then continued the dominance Seo had displayed, setting the Padres down in order in the seventh and eighth innings, respectively, to get the game to closer Danys Baez, who barely broke a sweat in recording his seventh save, retiring Giles, Piazza and Cameron in order on six pitches.
A long glass and timber wall inclined, like those of airport control towers, to reduce reflections, separates piazza from atrium, so depending on your angle of observation and that of the sun, external and internal spaces flow together visually.
Piazza progressed to vice president of sales in 1997 and was promoted to his current position in 2000.
Timothy Piazza's father, James Piazza, recalled how he was speaking to a Rutgers University student that very morning.
In 1998, when Mike Piazza was dealt for Gary Sheffield, it was understood the Marlins planned to quickly ship Piazza to another team.
Under the curving fins will be a large stepped sandstone pedestrian piazza on which is to be a glazed foyer.
Al Piazza, president of Coscan Homes, and Jim Cauley, president of Tarragon South Development Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tarragon Realty Investors, Inc.
The brothers were charged in connection with the death of Timothy Piazza, who died during after a night of hazing at the Beta Theta Pi house in February.