irredenta irredenta


  • (n) a region that is related ethnically or historically to one country but is controlled politically by another

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  • The original case of irredentism, the desire of Italian nationalists to seize lands governed by Austria -- Italia irredenta, or unredeemed Italy -- was a complicating factor in .
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/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /