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Ghibelline

Ghib·el·line

Ghibelline

 
pronunciation:
gI b lin [or] gI b lihn
part of speech: noun
definition: a member of an aristocratic faction in medieval Italy that supported the authority of the German emperors over the papacy. (Cf. Guelph.)