from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A historical region and former province of central France west of the Auvergne Mountains. It was included in the dowry given by Eleanor of Aquitaine to Henry II of England in 1152 and was eventually reconquered by France (1370-1374).

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  • proper n. A region of France.
  • proper n. A breed of cattle from this region.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a region of central France to the west of the Auvergne mountains


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