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COMO City of northern Italy, on the southern shore of the lake that bears its name, NNW of Milan; A province of modern Italy The Bishop of Como had committal powers in the early years of the Holy Roman Empire.   … Continue reading

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CHIAVENNA Former County north of Lake Como, belonging to the Grisons, 1512-1797, now in the Italian province of Sondrio, which contains the Val Tellina, which also belonged to the Grisons.

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