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An ancient region and Roman province of the Iberian Peninsula. It corresponded roughly to modern-day Portugal.
Lu′si·ta′ni·an adj. & n.
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(Placename) an ancient region of the W Iberian Peninsula: a Roman province from 27 bc to the late 4th century ad; corresponds to most of present-day Portugal and the Spanish provinces of Salamanca and Cáceres
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Lu•si•ta•ni•a(ˌlu sɪˈteɪ ni ə)
an ancient region and Roman province in the Iberian Peninsula, corresponding generally to modern Portugal.
Lu`si•ta′ni•an, adj., n.
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|Noun||1.||Lusitania - ancient region and Roman province on the Iberian Peninsula; corresponds roughly to modern Portugal and parts of Spain|
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
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