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Leonine City.

Part of Rome, It., fortified 848–852 by Leo IV (ca. 800–855; b. Rome; pope 847–855); contains Vatican* and Castel Sant' Angelo (which includes Hadrian's tomb [see Persecution of Christians, 3]).

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