Definitions for tyroltɪˈroʊl, taɪ-, ˈtaɪ roʊl; Ger. tiˈroʊl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ty•roltɪˈroʊl, taɪ-, ˈtaɪ roʊl; Ger. tiˈroʊl(n.)
an alpine region in W Austria and N Italy: a former Austrian crown land.
Category: Geography (places)
a picturesque mountainous province of western Austria and northern Italy
a land (state) in the west of Austria
a region in central Europe that includes the Austrian state of the same name and the Italian regions of South Tirol and Trentino
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a crownland of Austria; lies between Bavaria (N.) and Italy (S. and W.); traversed by three ranges of the Alps and by the rivers Inn and Adige; it is famed for the beauty of its scenery; inhabited by Catholic Germans and Italians; sheep-farming, mining, and forest, fruit, and wine cultivation are the chief industries; capital Innsbruck (q. v.).