Meaning of ancona*


Pronunciation: (än-kô'nä Eng. ang-kō'n&schwa), [key]
— pl. -ne -nas.
  1. an altarpiece, usually consisting of a painted panel or panels, reliefs, or statues set in an elaborate frame.


Pronunciation: (än-kô'nä), [key]
— n.
  1. a seaport in E Italy, on the Adriatic Sea. 107,922.
  2. one of a Mediterranean breed of chickens having mottled black-and-white plumage.
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