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Tuscany, region in west-central Italy, extending from the Apennine Mountains to the west coast. It is mostly mountainous, with fertile river valleys and coastal strip. Agricultural products include cereals, olive oil, and Chianti wine. Iron and other minerals are mined; the chief manufactures are textiles, chemicals, and machinery. Center of the ancient Etruscan civilization, Tuscany has many famous cities, including Florence, Lucca, Pisa, and Siena.

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