Si·en·a (sē-ĕnə, syĕnä)
A city of west-central Italy south of Florence. It was an independent city-state after the 12th century and quickly became an artistic and cultural center and the site of an important university (founded c. 1240).
Si′e·nese (-nēz, -nēs) adj. & n.
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